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Canopy Bed

Description

Footposts have squares, molded legs which move to tapered, fluted columns with plain square capitals. Plain, tapered rectangular front posts. New side nails; new tester; new rails between posts; new tops to foot posts.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1780-1800
Material
mahogany (wood)
metal
wood (plant material)
Object type
Furniture; Sleeping & Reclining Furniture
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
Bed
canopy beds
Chippendale
mahogany (wood)
metal
wood (plant material)
People and organizations
Frye, Miss Mary
Dimensions
90 1/2 x 53 3/4 x 79 3/4 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1938.436A-L
Credit Line
Museum Purcahse
GUSN
55943

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