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Four-poster bed

Description

Chippendale style. Columnar bottom posts tapered and fluted w/ squared capitals. Blocked at bottom w/ stamped gilt tin medallions/mounts over wrench sockets. Ball and claw feet. Plain triangular pedimental headboard. Plain tapered posts at head.

Details

Maker
Currier, Dudley S. (Maker)
Date
ca. 1920
Location of origin
Newburyport, MA, USA
Associated Building
Gilman Garrison House (Exeter, N.H.).
Material
mahogany (wood)
veneer
wood (plant material)
Object type
Furniture
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
BED, FOUR-POSTER
Chippendale
high-post beds
mahogany (wood)
Mahogany Veneer
Reproduction
reproductions
sleeping and reclining furniture
veneer
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
90.25 x 58.25 x 80.25 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1966.1307
Credit Line
Bequest of William Perry Dudley
GUSN
26104

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