Daybed

Collection Type

  • Furniture

Date

1825-1850

GUSN

GUSN-57744

Description

Daybed with four turned posts, straight rails with bead & reel molding. Turned head and foot spindles between posts. Dust ruffle and cushion upholstery matches other period textiles.

Details

Descriptive Terms

sofa beds
multiple-seating furniture
sleeping and reclining furniture
tulipwood (Brazilian, wood)
Empire (style)
Bed
Bed, Couch
Empire
Tulip Poplar
Bed, Couch

Associated Building

Original to Beauport, Sleeper-McCann House (Gloucester, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

30.5 x 76 x 27.5 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Constance McCann Betts, Helena Woolworth Guest and Frasier W. McCann

Accession Number

1942.1671