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Four-poster Bed

Description

Columnar foot posts with straight legs; holes for rope bottom

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1800-1830
Associated Building
Original to Beauport, Sleeper-McCann House (Gloucester, Mass.).
Material
graining
wood (plant material)
Object type
Furniture
Descriptive terms
BED, FOUR-POSTER
Chippendale
Grained
graining
high-post beds
sleeping and reclining furniture
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
94 x 80 x 38 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1942.2958
Credit Line
Gift of Constance McCann Betts, Helena Woolworth Guest and Frasier W. McCann
GUSN
58869

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