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1985.368 (RS118682)

Description

Bed. Pine, metal, paint. Grained to imitate rosewood with reddish-brown basecoat and black/brown glaze. Identical headboard and footboard. Rests on block, baluster and ring-turned legs connected by round rails.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1820-1840
Associated Building
Coffin House (Newbury, Mass.).
Material
metal
wood (plant material)
Object type
Furniture
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
BED
beds (furniture)
Empire
Empire (style)
metal
sleeping and reclining furniture
Unidentified Metal
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
46 3/8 x 57 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1985.368
Credit Line
Gift of Margaret E.C. Merriam in memory of her mother Elizabeth Low Coffin Colman
GUSN
25582

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