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Bedstead

1949.513.2 (RS119631)

Description

Four turned posts; ring turned feet. Headboard has rounded top with C-scrolled indentation at side. Maple stain.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1840
Associated Building
Original to Hamilton House (South Berwick, Me.).
Material
maple (wood)
staining
turning (shaping process)
Object type
Furniture
Descriptive terms
BED
beds (furniture)
C-scrolls
Empire
Empire (style)
Maple
maple (wood)
Ogee
ogee arches
Scroll
sleeping and reclining furniture
Stained
staining
Turned
turning (shaping process)
Dimensions
47.063 x 41.25 x 3.313 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1949.513.2
Credit Line
Bequest of Elizabeth R. Vaughan
GUSN
8091

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