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Tester bed fragment

Description

Part of partial or "married" set of tester frame elements. Pine. Elongated rectangular board or rail with a "tongue" element cut on each end to fit into a grooved joint.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1810
Associated Building
Coffin House (Newbury, Mass.).
Material
pine (wood)
Object type
Furniture
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
BED, TESTER
fragments
Pine
pine (wood)
sleeping and reclining furniture
tester beds
Accession Number
1985.73.2
Credit Line
Gift of Margaret E.C. Merriam in memory of her mother Elizabeth Low Coffin Colman
GUSN
25562

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