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Field Bed Cornice

Description

Original cornice to bed in northwest chamber; relates to window cornices 1971.2039. .2a) End cornice member: flat board with serpentine shaped top and straight bottom edge; frame member behind with glue blocks; sawed off ends to abutt conforming side cornice members; was stained dark brown (to be covered with fabric). .2b) Identical to above, but with tongue-notched ends. .2c) Original side member; identical form but longer. .2d) Reproduction side member made by Roland B. Hammond of Andover, Mass. ca. 1978.

Details

Maker
Hammond, Roland B. (Maker)
Date
1978
circa
Location of origin
North Andover, MA, USA
Associated Building
Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.).
Object type
Furniture; Sleeping & Reclining Furniture
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
New Hampshire (United States)
Descriptive terms
Bed
bed components
Bed, Canopy
Bed, Field
field beds
reproductions
Accession Number
1971.644.2D
Credit Line
Gift of Ralph May
GUSN
5289

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