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Description

Double bed w/ tall serpentine head board enclosing an oval molded panel and supported by two shaped posts. Foot board curves around to meet straight side rails. Corresponding shorter floor board w/ bracket feet.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1870
Associated Building
Original to Casey Farm (Saunderstown, R.I.).
Material
pine (wood)
walnut (wood)
Object type
Furniture
Descriptive terms
BED
beds (furniture)
Pine
pine (wood)
sleeping and reclining furniture
Walnut
walnut (wood)
Dimensions
78.5 x 57.875 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1955.319
Credit Line
Bequest of Edward P. Casey
GUSN
25867

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