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Folding bed

Description

Label on headboard reads: "Tucker's patent Sept. 9, 1862." Folding wood traveling bed w/ metal fittings. Head and footboard rectangular w/ rounded shoulders. Slat bottom.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1862
Associated Building
Original to Casey Farm (Saunderstown, R.I.).
Material
metal
wood (plant material)
Object type
Furniture
Descriptive terms
BED, FOLDING
folding beds
metal
sleeping and reclining furniture
Unidentified Metal
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
36.5 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1955.280
Credit Line
Bequest of Edward P. Casey
GUSN
25967

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