The tree in the wall…

The open kitchen wall also revealed this interesting 17th century vertical post, which is still standing as part of the structural support of the house (although it has since been plastered over in our renovation).

artifact or wood

Like the rough hewn floor joists excavated from the subfloor, this timber post changed little from its original appearance in nature. It looks like a tree, with bark and visible remnants of appendages, standing straight up in the corner of the room.

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