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High-post bed


Object number

RIF5059

Maker

Maker Unknown

Dimensions

Overall: 89 x 84 x 55 1/2 in. (226.06 x 213.36 x 140.97 cm)

Date

1780–1800

Current location

Unknown

Geography

Made in Rhode Island
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Medium

Mahogany (primary); maple (headboard and rails)

Marks

None

Inscriptions

None

Style

Federal

Provenance

Foster-Lemmens Collection, Wexford, Pennsylvania; Northeast Auctions, Hampton and Portsmouth, New Hampshire (sale held Manchester, New Hampshire), August 8, 2010, lot 1245

Associated names

Foster-Lemmens Collection
Northeast Auctions

Bibliography

Northeast Auctions, Manchester, N.H., Foster-Lemmens Collection, sale cat. (August 8, 2010), 31, lot 1245, ill.