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Four-poster Bed

1977.507.1 (RS116722)

Description

Ring and vase turned posts terminating in acorn finials, scrolled headboards.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1800-1840
Associated Building
Original to Sayward-Wheeler House (York Harbor, Me.).
Material
maple (wood)
Object type
Furniture
Descriptive terms
BED, FOUR-POSTER
high-post beds
Maple
maple (wood)
sleeping and reclining furniture
Dimensions
61.5 x 42.125 x 79.5 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1977.507.1
Credit Line
Gift of the heirs of Elizabeth Cheever Wheeler
GUSN
4254

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