Four-poster bed

Collection Type

  • Furniture

Date

ca. 1920

GUSN

GUSN-26104

Description

Chippendale style. Columnar bottom posts tapered and fluted w/ squared capitals. Blocked at bottom w/ stamped gilt tin medallions/mounts over wrench sockets. Ball and claw feet. Plain triangular pedimental headboard. Plain tapered posts at head.

Details

Descriptive Terms

high-post beds
sleeping and reclining furniture
mahogany (wood)
veneer
wood (plant material)
Chippendale
reproductions
Chippendale
Reproduction
Mahogany Veneer
BED, FOUR-POSTER

Associated Building

Gilman Garrison House (Exeter, N.H.),

Maker

Currier, Dudley S. (Maker)

Location of Origin

Newburyport, MA, USA

Dimensions

90.25 x 58.25 x 80.25 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of William Perry Dudley

Accession Number

1966.1307

Places

Massachusetts (United States)