Doors

Barriers which swing, slide, tilt, or fold to close a doorway, usually of solid and finished construction and usually leading to or separating interior spaces. Use also for similar features that close a container or a piece of case furniture. For barriers of less solid or finished construction, and usually separating two exterior spaces, use "gates.".

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Go Historic ID
614
Names
Door
doors
deuren Dutch
deur Dutch
puertas Spanish
puerta Spanish

More Definitions

Barriers that swing, slide, tilt, or fold to close a doorway, usually of solid and finished construction and usually leading to or separating interior spaces. Use also for similar features that close a container or a piece of case furniture. For barriers of less solid or finished construction, and usually separating two exterior spaces, use "gates."

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Bibliography

  1. 1.  The Getty Art & Architecture Thesaurus, 300002803. The J. Paul Getty Trust.