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Description

It has a double headboard with a molded cornice over a recessed frieze edged in rope molding. There is also three recessed panels with vertical "grooves" enclosed by molded edge stiles and vertically grooved end posts with vine carved corner blocks. The lower footboard conforms to the headboard and has molded and grooved rectangular feet and a molded baseboard. The siderails are molded at the base and have shaped brackets at the ends. There are also hidden compartments.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1880-1890
Inscriptions
In stencil on the siderails is: 106.
Material
cherry (wood)
molding (forming)
Object type
Furniture
Descriptive terms
BED
beds (furniture)
Cherry
Eastlake
Molded
molding (forming)
Possibly cherry (wood)
sleeping and reclining furniture
Dimensions
56 x 61.5 x 79 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1983.156
GUSN
50393
Related Items
Title Chest of Drawers Accession number 1983.155.1A Notes 1983.155 1A CHEST OF DRAWERS Relationship Part of set

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