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Baluster

Date:
ca. 1750
Culture:
British
Medium:
Iron
Dimensions:
38 x 10 1/4 in. (96.5 x 26 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork-Iron
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1931
Accession Number:
31.92.27
Not on view
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