Digital Commonwealth

Bed

Item Information

Title:
Bed
Description:
Miniature spool turned rope bed; rectangular frame w/ ropes strung across center and w/ 4 spool turned legs and 4 spool turned bed posts; one end w/ horizontal and vertical turned spools as bed board; other end w/ roof-shaped turned spool as part of bedboard.
Date:
1860–1880
Format:
Objects/Artifacts
Genre:
rope
turning (shaping process)
wood (plant material)
miniatures (toys)
beds (furniture)
sleeping and reclining furniture
Location:
Historic New England
Collection (local):
Digitized Museum Collections
Subjects:
Rope
Turned
Extent:
12.5 in. x 10 in. x 18 in. (H x W x D)
Link to Item:
Terms of Use:
Rights status not evaluated.
Contact host institution for more information.
Notes:
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
Accession #:
1998.4785
Identifier:
23828