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Bell and baluster turning


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In furniture legs, a baluster or vase shape is surmounted by an inverted cup (the ‘bell’). This type of turning is common in English furniture, especially in the 17th century, and also appears on American furniture c.1690–1720.

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Subjects: Decorative Arts, Furniture, and Industrial Design.


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