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1977.361 (RS116600)

Description

Spool-turned single bed with five vertical spindles supported by turned crossbar; seven vertical spindles at footboard; simple turned straight legs; painted black (probably not original paint).

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1845-1880
Associated Building
Original to Sayward-Wheeler House (York Harbor, Me.).
Material
iron (metal)
maple (wood)
Object type
Furniture
Descriptive terms
BED
beds (furniture)
Iron
iron (metal)
Maple
maple (wood)
sleeping and reclining furniture
Dimensions
38.75 x 77.5 x 41 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1977.361
Credit Line
Gift of the heirs of Elizabeth Cheever Wheeler
GUSN
4054

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