Field Bed Cornice

Collection Type

  • Furniture

Date

1978

GUSN

GUSN-5289

Description

Original cornice to bed in northwest chamber; relates to window cornices 1971.2039. .2a) End cornice member: flat board with serpentine shaped top and straight bottom edge; frame member behind with glue blocks; sawed off ends to abutt conforming side cornice members; was stained dark brown (to be covered with fabric). .2b) Identical to above, but with tongue-notched ends. .2c) Original side member; identical form but longer. .2d) Reproduction side member made by Roland B. Hammond of Andover, Mass. ca. 1978.

Details

Descriptive Terms

field beds
bed components
reproductions
Bed
Bed, Canopy
Bed, Field
Bed, Field

Associated Building

Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.),

Maker

Hammond, Roland B. (Maker)

Location of Origin

North Andover, MA, USA

Credit Line

Gift of Ralph May

Accession Number

1971.644.2D

Date

1978 (circa)

Places

Massachusetts (United States)
New Hampshire (United States)