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1985.396 (RS118703)

Description

Wooden bed tightener. Turned handle perpendicular to a two-tined shaft.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1800-1850
Associated Building
Coffin House (Newbury, Mass.).
Material
oak (wood)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Household Accessory
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
bed keys
BEDKEY
Oak
oak (wood)
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
9.75 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1985.396
Credit Line
Gift of Margaret E.C. Merriam in memory of her mother Elizabeth Low Coffin Colman
GUSN
25585

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