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Bed mosquito frame with netting

Description

Central metal disk with six tapered pine arms connected by pins which when extended with attached off white glass netting forms oval canopy with cascades; disk has screw to attach to bed framing.

Details

Maker
Palmer, I.E. (Patent holder)
Date
1866-1900
Inscriptions
Label on one arm: PATENTED/Sept. 25th 1866/By I.E. Palmer
Material
cotton (textile)
metal
net (textile)
pine (wood)
Object type
Bedding
Descriptive terms
canopies (bed components)
CANOPY
Cotton
cotton (textile)
metal
mosquito nets
Net
net (textile)
Pine
pine (wood)
Unidentified Metal
Dimensions
74 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1935.1542
GUSN
41285

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