Newel cap

Newel cap

The terminal feature of a newel post, often molded or turned in a decorative manner.

newel cap

The terminal feature of a newel-post; often molded, turned, or carved in a decorative shape.
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They sell a medium pineapple finial (left) that is suitable for use as a newel cap.
A drain hopper head, some wooden moulding (B&Q have used a Baroque drop by Richard Burbridge) a newel cap, a verdigris paint kit, some ESP primer, Plastikote red oxide spray paint, Plastikote clear flat varnish, and a glue gun with some all-purpose glue sticks to put the whole thing together.
2 Insert stick and newel cap to the tube at the base of hopper head.
Dr Hemingway made three newel caps for Mrs Govan in October.
You can choose from different woods, different styles of spindle and different shapes and sizes of newel posts including half newels plus decorative newel caps.
Then, for decoration only, and to match the ball feet on the antique dresser, Gary screwed round newel caps to the base of the frame at each corner.
MDF, garden trellis, newel caps and other materials for radiator cabinet, plus Crown Farmhouse Effect paint, all from B&Q.