I am half tempted to call this a girder or exterior roof beam, or something else. I dunno. What is the proper name for it?
Front porch cornice with column capitals that need repair and paint. LOL
A rotten frieze board.
Thanks so much guys
Based on the nailing pattern, your yellow arrow is pointing at a trim piece covering a frieze beam.
Ah, makes perfect sense!!
It took me 36 hours to remember “escutcheon”.
Wow, I spelled it right the first time.
beams of the house