Sofa bed. Incised geometric detail on crest and sides. Tufted upholstery on seat, apron and back. Three legs (front ones curved) on either side. Rests on casters.
Sidney Squires & Co. (Maker)
Imprinted into wood at tops of both arms, back of crest and back: ""PATENTED/ AUG. 10. 1875"" Printed paper label affixed to back: ""Automatic Sofa Bed/ PATENTED AUGUST 10 1875, and AUGUST 13, 1878./ SIDNEY SQUIRES & CO.,/ SOLE MANUFACTURERS,/ 1287 Washington Street,/ BOSTON, MASS.""
- Location of origin
- Boston, MA, USA
- Associated Building
- Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
- Object type
Massachusetts (United States)
- Descriptive terms
sleeping and reclining furniture
- 44 1/4 x 75 1/2 x 31 1/3 (HxWxD) (inches)
- Accession Number
- Credit Line
- Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker