A handsome antique turned newel post, salvaged out of Worchester, MA, and dating from the 1880s. The newel's tapered and octagonal body features faceted sides outlined with unusual and beautifully carved trim Below, the octagonal body sits a more understated octagonal base. This turned newel post is in very good antique condition with some scuffs and chips (as pictured.) and a missing newel cap. The newel is 7" wide and 42-1/2” tall.