Doll's Canopy Bed

Date

1800-1820

GUSN

GUSN-2793

Description

A tall-post canopy bed with a flat rectangular canopy resting on four pencil-turned posts and pencil-turned tapering lower posts, as well as a shaped rectangular headboard. There are four rails and it is all red-stained.

Details

Descriptive Terms

miniatures (toys)
canopy beds
pine (wood)
staining
Federal
pine (wood)
Pine
Stained
Federal
BED, CANOPY

Inscription

Incised on the canopy and rails are marked with Roman numerals [not given in the file].

Associated Building

Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

14.75 x 10.5 x 14.875 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little

Accession Number

1991.1243

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