BALUSTER

Collection Type

  • Architecture

Date

ca. 1756

GUSN

GUSN-987

Description

Base with evidence of dowel; sharply turned shaft; white paint over greenish.

Details

Descriptive Terms

balusters (railing components)
painting (coating)
turning (shaping process)
wood (plant material)
Georgian (British Renaissance-Baroque style)
Painted
Turned
Georgian
BALUSTER

Inscription

Pencilled on base: ""John Bannister H Middletown RI""

Associated Building

Original To John Bannister House,

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Building Component

Dimensions

31.5 x 1.75 x 1.875 (HxWxD) (inches)

Accession Number

1959.37

Places

Rhode Island (United States)