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1970.612 (RS115455)

Description

Rectangular headboard with shaped crest and applied, pierced cartouche and medallions. Turned finials above floral corner blocks. Shaped side rails with applied oval, decorative molding. Secondary foot board with applied foliate carving which does not echo the headboard.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1860-1880
Associated Building
Original to Roseland Cottage (Woodstock, Conn.).
Material
walnut (wood)
Object type
Furniture; Sleeping & Reclining Furniture
Descriptive terms
Bed
beds (furniture)
sleeping and reclining furniture
Walnut
walnut (wood)
Dimensions
76 1/2 x 63 x 83 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1970.612
Credit Line
Gift of Margaret Carson Holt
GUSN
64646

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