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Bedstead

1986.639 (RS24714)

Description

Single bed with four turned posts ending in acorn shaped finials, conforming with lower foot posts with a turned foot on casters. It has a shaped headboard and side rails.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1915-1935
Inscriptions
Stenciled in white, into the back headboard is: 169.92 (or) 165.92 .
Associated Building
Original to Spencer-Peirce-Little Farm (Newbury, Mass.).
Material
mahogany (wood)
Object type
Furniture
Descriptive terms
bedframes
BEDSTEAD
Colonial Revival
Mahogany
mahogany (wood)
sleeping and reclining furniture
Dimensions
49 x 39.5 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1986.639
Credit Line
Bequest of Amelia W. Little
GUSN
51018

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