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Italian Gilt King Size Headboard
By Niccolini
Located in Atlanta, GA
Glamorous gilt metal headboard, Italian, circa 1950s. It retains its original gilt finish with a wonderful patina with some overall wear to the gold leafed metal frame, exposing the ...
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Vintage 1950s Italian Hollywood Regency Beds and Bed Frames

Materials

Metal

  • Italian Gilt King Size Headboard
  • Italian Gilt King Size Headboard
  • Italian Gilt King Size Headboard
  • Italian Gilt King Size Headboard
H 63.5 in. W 81 in. D 1 in.
Hollywood Regency Carved Gilt King Headboard
Located in Redding, CT
Carved gilt king headboard in gold gilt with silver gilt accents. This regal headboard with crest will make any room majestic. Most likely hand-carved and made in Florence, Italy. Or...
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Vintage 1950s Italian Hollywood Regency Beds and Bed Frames

Materials

Metal

Mid-Century Modern Pair of Italian Single Beds with Gilt Headboard. 1960s
Located in Prato, IT
Mid-Century Modern pair of Italian single beds with gilt brass headboard and feet, 1960s The beds need a mattress of cm. 80 x 190 each One of the beds misses a short bar under the ...
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Vintage 1960s Italian Mid-Century Modern Beds and Bed Frames

Materials

Brass, Iron

Mid Century Gilt Chinoiserie Iron Twin Headboard
Located in Redding, CT
Mid century gilt chinoiserie iron twin headboard. Nice geometric design which could go either Hollywood Regency glam or even southwestern.
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Vintage 1970s Chinoiserie Beds and Bed Frames

Materials

Iron

Pair of Italian Neoclassical Painted and Parcel Gilt Headboards Lovely Patina
Located in Buchanan, MI
A pair of Italian neoclassical painted and parcel gilt headboards, late 19th-early 20th century Measures: Height 41 1/2 inches.
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Antique Late 19th Century Italian Neoclassical Beds and Bed Frames

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Giltwood

Pair of Hollywood Regency Gilt Twin Headboards
Located in Atlanta, GA
Pair of Hollywood Regency gilt twin headboards, each one standing 57 H or 69" H x 40" W, complete with 12 inch leg extenders, if desired.
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Vintage 1960s Italian Hollywood Regency Beds and Bed Frames

Materials

Metal

Pair of Italian Gilt Metal Twin-Size Headboards
Located in New York, NY
Pair of Italian gilt metal twin-size headboards. Stunning pair of decorative gilt metal, twin size headboards with a lovely scrolled pattern. Measures (overall) 53H x 47W (at it's...
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Vintage 1950s Italian Rococo Beds and Bed Frames

Materials

Metal

Wrought Iron Italian Gold Gilt King-Size Headboard
Located in New York, NY
Very nice king size Italian gold gilt wrought iron headboard. Also has hooks to the back. Manner of Gilbert Poillerat. Overall measures: 61" H x 84" W. Hole to hole measures approxi...
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Early 20th Century Italian Beds and Bed Frames

Materials

Iron

Italian Venetian Painted Gilt King Headboard
Located in New York, NY
Italian Venetian-style (1950s) antique cream painted shaped headboard with gilt floral leaf decoration with a gilt carved shell pediment top (includes: headboard only)
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Mid-20th Century Beds and Bed Frames

Materials

Wood

French Art Deco Gilt King Sized Headboard
By Katsu Hamanaka
Located in New York, NY
French Art Deco king sized headboard with applied square gold leaf sheets and geometric shape pediment top with red lacquer trim (includes: headboard only) (Attributed to Katsu Haman...
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Vintage 1930s French Art Deco Beds and Bed Frames

Materials

Gold Leaf

  • French Art Deco Gilt King Sized Headboard
  • French Art Deco Gilt King Sized Headboard
  • French Art Deco Gilt King Sized Headboard
  • French Art Deco Gilt King Sized Headboard
H 56.5 in. W 76.5 in. D 3 in.
Mid-Century Modern Italian Faux Bamboo Gilt Metal Queen Headboard
Located in Miami, FL
Mid-Century Modern Italian faux bamboo gilt metal queen headboard.    
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Mid-20th Century Italian Mid-Century Modern Beds and Bed Frames

Materials

Metal

1960's Hollywood Regency Rococo Style Italian Gold Gilt Metal King Headboard
Located in St. Louis, MO
Very Hollywood Regency, Italian Rococo style King headboard with gold gilt. Cast metal, appears to have original gold paint over orange, made in Italy. In very nice condition, very l...
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Vintage 1960s Italian Hollywood Regency Beds and Bed Frames

Materials

Iron

19th Century Painted and Gilt Spanish Headboard
Located in Los Angeles, CA
19th century painted and gilt Spanish headboard. The headboard is decorated with a center cartouche depicting the Holy Trinity. There are garlands, fleur-dy-lis, and more decorated t...
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Antique 19th Century Spanish Baroque Beds and Bed Frames

Materials

Wood

Hollywood Regency Headboard, Queen Size Bed, Gilt and Paint Decorated
By Maison Jansen
Located in Stamford, CT
Hollywood Regency headboard. Queen size bed having gilt and paint decorated design with urn form carvings. This finely carved and painted Queen size or full sized headboard will easi...
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Mid-20th Century American Hollywood Regency Beds and Bed Frames

Materials

Wood

Hollywood Regency King Size Metal Headboard
Located in Great Barrington, MA
Add drama and elegance with this very unique one of a kind, gold gilt metal headboard for king size bed.   
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20th Century Italian Beds and Bed Frames

Materials

Metal

Pair of Antique Carved Headboards
Located in Great Barrington, MA
The pair of antique carved single headboards are in the Empire style. The carved black swans on either side have gilt wings, and painted cartouches are in the center. Condition: Loss...
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Antique Late 19th Century Unknown Empire Revival Bedroom Sets

Materials

Wood, Wood, Wood

  • Pair of Antique Carved Headboards
  • Pair of Antique Carved Headboards
  • Pair of Antique Carved Headboards
  • Pair of Antique Carved Headboards
H 35 in. W 40 in. D 3.5 in.
Hollywood Regency Pair of Twin Gilt Metal and Lacquered Black Wood Headboards
Located in Houston, TX
Offered is a pair of Hollywood glam or Mid-Century Modern twin (together a king) headboards that are lacquered in a high sheen black with gilded metal accents that complete a Hollywo...
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Mid-20th Century American Hollywood Regency Beds and Bed Frames

Materials

Brass

Italian Hollywood Regency Gold Gilt Iron Queen Size Tall Post Bed Headboard
Located in Philadelphia, PA
Vintage Italian Hollywood Regency style gold gilt iron metal tall post bed headboard. Queen size (Additional hole mounts for a full mattress as well, see pic #9). Item includes a gol...
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Mid-20th Century Hollywood Regency Beds and Bed Frames

Materials

Iron

19th Century Gilded Headboard in Linen
Located in New Orleans, LA
Beautiful 19th century hand carved headboard reupholstered in white 18oz Belgian linen. Would fit a Queen size mattress or custom mattress. Wear consistent with age. Wood shows crack...
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Antique 19th Century Italian Beds and Bed Frames

Materials

Upholstery, Wood

  • 19th Century Gilded Headboard in Linen
  • 19th Century Gilded Headboard in Linen
  • 19th Century Gilded Headboard in Linen
  • 19th Century Gilded Headboard in Linen
H 41.5 in. W 67.5 in. D 3 in.
Early 20th Century Italian Baroque Style Gilded Wrought Iron Headboard
Located in Bosco Marengo, IT
Italian Baroque style bed frame. Rich double bed headboard in gilded wrought iron. The iron has an ancient patina. Great woodwork with lots of curls and swirls of typical Italian Bar...
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Vintage 1930s Italian Louis XIV Beds and Bed Frames

Materials

Wrought Iron

Early 20th Century Italian Baroque Style Gilded Wrought Iron Headboard
Located in Bosco Marengo, IT
Italian Baroque style bed frame. Rich double bed headboard in gilded wrought iron. The iron has an ancient patina. Great woodwork with lots of curls and swirls of typical Italian Bar...
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Vintage 1930s Italian Louis XIV Beds and Bed Frames

Materials

Wrought Iron

20th Century Italian Baroque Style Gilded Wrought Iron Headboard with Sconces
Located in Bosco Marengo, IT
Early 20th century Italian Baroque style bed frame with two sconces. Rich double bed headboard in gilded wrought iron. Great woodwork with lots of curls and swirls of typical Italian...
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Vintage 1930s Italian Baroque Beds and Bed Frames

Materials

Wrought Iron

Italian Carved Painted & Parcel Gilt Headboard
Located in Los Angeles, CA
Monumental Italian carved painted headboard in soft blue with silver gilt details. Upholstered in new tufted burlap with self welt cording.
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Antique 19th Century Italian Beds and Bed Frames

Materials

Silver, Vermeil

Italian Painted & Parcel Gilt Headboard W/ Putti's, circa 1930s
Located in Los Angeles, CA
Italian 1930s blue painted headboard with raised gilt acanthus leaf design throughout. Beautiful fine painted puttis in center cartouche. Crown depicted at top of headboard as well.
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Vintage 1930s Italian Rococo Beds and Bed Frames

Materials

Gesso, Wood

1960s King-Size Italian Carved Wood Gilt Headboard
Located in Tarrytown, NY
1960s carved wood gilt headboard. Very Zsa Zsa Gabor. The back of this headboard is reinforced with iron strips to prevent breakage.
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Vintage 1960s Beds and Bed Frames

Gilt Metal Headboards
Located in Bridgehampton, NY
Elaborate gilt metal twin size headboards - measures 28.5 inches above mattress.
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Vintage 1940s Italian Beds and Bed Frames

Materials

Metal

  • Gilt Metal Headboards
  • Gilt Metal Headboards
  • Gilt Metal Headboards
  • Gilt Metal Headboards
H 52.5 in. W 46 in.
Gilt Bed Headboard
Located in Pasadena, CA
A gilded headboard decorated with scroll-work design. Acanthus leaf and shell motif. Measures: Max width 60".
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Vintage 1950s Italian Rococo Beds and Bed Frames

Materials

Wood

  • Gilt Bed Headboard
  • Gilt Bed Headboard
  • Gilt Bed Headboard
  • Gilt Bed Headboard
H 48 in. W 60 in. L 48 in.
Italian Painted and Parcel Gilt Headboard, circa 1940s
Located in Los Angeles, CA
Monumental size painted and gold leaf carved headboard made with scrollwork and swirling acanthus leaves throughout. The headboard is newly reupholstered in a neutral colored velvet ...
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Vintage 1940s Italian Rococo Beds and Bed Frames

Materials

Velvet, Giltwood, Paint

Gilt Metal King Headboard
Located in Great Barrington, MA
Mid 20th century, probably Italian king size headboard with Rococo style C scroll, swag and foliate elements.
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20th Century Italian Rococo Beds and Bed Frames

Materials

Metal

  • Gilt Metal King Headboard
  • Gilt Metal King Headboard
  • Gilt Metal King Headboard
  • Gilt Metal King Headboard
H 64 in. D 80 in.
Gilt and Painted Headboard
Located in Stamford, CT
Water gilt and handpainted headboard with two gilt finials. Original side rails and footboard included. Old original paint.
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Antique 19th Century Italian Beds and Bed Frames

Gilt Iron Scrolled Full Size Headboard
Located in Bridgeport, CT
Vintage Italian, the side supports with pinecone finials. Condition: Losses to gilt finish.    
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20th Century Italian Regency Beds and Bed Frames

Materials

Wrought Iron

Italian Carved Gold Gilt King Headboard
Located in Los Angeles, CA
Italian carved gold gilt & painted headboard with scrolls & acanthus leaves throughout. The painted portion is 77"Wide (A king mattress is 76"Wide).
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Vintage 1930s Italian Rococo Beds and Bed Frames

Materials

Gold

  • Italian Carved Gold Gilt King Headboard
  • Italian Carved Gold Gilt King Headboard
  • Italian Carved Gold Gilt King Headboard
  • Italian Carved Gold Gilt King Headboard
H 55 in. W 92.5 in. D 2 in.
Carved Italian Gold Gilt King Headboard
Located in Redding, CT
This heavily carved gold gilt headboard is in excellent condition and will make a magnificent statement in any bedroom. Hand carved and gilded in Florence Italy.This item can be wall...
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Vintage 1950s Italian Rococo Beds and Bed Frames

Materials

Giltwood

Hollywood Regency Walnut & Gilt King Headboard by Baker
Located in Peabody, MA
King size headboard by Baker Furniture, ca. 1950s. Gilded garland accents, neo-classical scrolls and flourishes. Signed with metal Baker medallion.
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Vintage 1950s American Beds and Bed Frames

Materials

Wood

Gilt Iron Chinoiserie Poster King Headboard
Located in Chicago, IL
Excellent tall king headboard with tall side posts with large ball finials. Gilt iron open lattice faux bamboo. Well made and beautifully finished. Lower metal brackets ready for a b...
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Vintage 1960s American Beds and Bed Frames

  • Gilt Iron Chinoiserie Poster King Headboard
  • Gilt Iron Chinoiserie Poster King Headboard
  • Gilt Iron Chinoiserie Poster King Headboard
  • Gilt Iron Chinoiserie Poster King Headboard
H 71.5 in. W 77.5 in. D 1.75 in.
Italian Gilt Metal King-Size Headboard
Located in Atlanta, GA
King-size gilt metal headboard, Italian, circa 1950s. It retains its original gilt finish with a wonderful patina with some overall wear to the gold leafed metal frame, exposing the ...
Category

Vintage 1950s Italian Beds and Bed Frames

Materials

Metal

  • Italian Gilt Metal King-Size Headboard
  • Italian Gilt Metal King-Size Headboard
  • Italian Gilt Metal King-Size Headboard
  • Italian Gilt Metal King-Size Headboard
H 63.25 in. W 80 in. D 1 in.
Pair of Italian Gilt Metal Headboards
Located in Douglas Manor, NY
#11-06Pair of curved gilt metal twin size headboards.
Category

Early 20th Century Italian Beds and Bed Frames

Materials

Metal

Prince of Wales Feather Carved Parcel Gilt & Mirrored Headboard
Located in Palm Springs, CA
Truly unique carved headboard with consisting of 9 large Prince of Wales feathers on a mirrored background. Great carving and exceptional quality. Would fit a queen size or Californi...
Category

20th Century French Beds and Bed Frames

Materials

Mirror

Rosewood & Ebonized Parcel Gilt Empire Poster Headboard
Located in Chicago, IL
Rosewood and ebonized mahogany empire style headboard with parcel gilt detailing. Carved rosettes and top rail borders are gilt with carved fluted segments between the rosettes. Carv...
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Vintage 1950s American Beds and Bed Frames

Materials

Rosewood, Mahogany

Carved Italian Gilt Wood & Belgium Linen Headboard
Located in Los Angeles, CA
Stunning hand carved gilt wood & silver leaf panel upholstered into a Belgium Linen tufted headboard. The carving depicts cherubs, eagles, and acanthus leaves scrolled together into...
Category

20th Century Beds and Bed Frames

Materials

Gold

Lovely Faux Bamboo Gilt Iron Bed Headboard
Located in Hopewell, NJ
Italian vintage gilded iron bed, beautiful romantic design.
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Vintage 1940s Italian Hollywood Regency Beds and Bed Frames

18th Century Italian Painted and Parcel-Gilt Carved Headboard
Located in Los Angeles, CA
A custom king-size headboard designed by Melissa Levinson. The headboard was created from an 18th century Italian painted and parcel-gilt carving and then newly upholstered in a neut...
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Antique 18th Century Italian Baroque Beds and Bed Frames

Materials

Wood, Wood

Italian Wood and Parcel-Gilt Pink Velvet Headboard
Located in Los Angeles, CA
Italian king size wood and parcel 22-karat gold leaf headboard that is hand carved with many details including carved feathers, scrolled acanthus leaves, and egg and dart carving alo...
Category

20th Century Italian Baroque Beds and Bed Frames

Materials

Gold Leaf

Painted and Silver Gilt Rococo Style Headboard, circa 1930s
Located in Los Angeles, CA
Carved wood Rococo style headboard with a center cartouche surrounded by swirling scrolls and acanthus leaves throughout. The painted and parcel gilt finish on this headboard is beau...
Category

20th Century Italian Rococo Beds and Bed Frames

Materials

Wood

Pair of Gilt Italian Headboards - Pair of Twin Beds
Located in Atlanta, GA
Pair of Gilt Italian Headboards, circa 1940's. They retain their original gilt finish with a wonderful patina with some overall wear to the gold leafed metal frames, exposing the Chi...
Category

Vintage 1940s Italian Beds and Bed Frames

Materials

Metal

Painted and Silver Gilt Rococo Style Headboard, circa 1930s
Located in Los Angeles, CA
Carved wood Rococo style headboard with a center cartouche surrounded by swirling scrolls and acanthus leaves throughout. The painted and parcel gilt finish on this headboard is beau...
Category

Vintage 1930s French Rococo Beds and Bed Frames

Materials

Gold Leaf, Silver Leaf

19th Century Italian Hand Wrought Gilt Pierced Iron King-Size Headboard
Located in Firenze, IT
The mastery of Florentine craftsmanship in the ancient art of working handwrought iron is expressed in this wonderful 19th Century Italian headboard suitable for king size bed or dou...
Category

Antique 19th Century Italian Louis XVI Beds and Bed Frames

Materials

Wrought Iron, Wrought Iron, Wrought Iron

Neoclassical Queen Size Headboard
Located in Bridgeport, CT
With rails and footboard (but configuration takes a custom platform style box spring). Paint decorated in cream with gilt details and a pierced lattice back with carved and gilt scal...
Category

Mid-20th Century Neoclassical Beds and Bed Frames

Materials

Wood

  • Neoclassical Queen Size Headboard
  • Neoclassical Queen Size Headboard
  • Neoclassical Queen Size Headboard
  • Neoclassical Queen Size Headboard
H 49.5 in. W 60 in. D 3.5 in.
French Carved Headboard, circa 1930
Located in Los Angeles, CA
French Rococo style hand-carved white washed and parcel-gilt headboard. The center urn of flowers is surrounded by garlands of flowers cascading down with delicate roses and acanthus...
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Vintage 1930s French Rococo Beds and Bed Frames

Materials

Wood, Wood

  • French Carved Headboard, circa 1930
  • French Carved Headboard, circa 1930
  • French Carved Headboard, circa 1930
  • French Carved Headboard, circa 1930
H 84 in. W 77.5 in. D 3 in.
19th c. Chinese Red and Gilt Lacquered King Sized Headboard
Located in New York, NY
Nineteenth century Chinese red and gilt lacquered headboard with a rounded top and intricate floral and bird design carving.
Category

Antique 19th Century Chinese Beds and Bed Frames

Materials

Wood, Lacquer

Vintage Gold Gilt French Rococo Style Carved Wood King Headboard
Located in Philadelphia, PA
Stunning Vintage Antiqued Gold Gilt Carved Wood King Size Headboard. Item features a stately hand carved wood frame, antiqued gold gilt and gold leaf detail, ornate pierced design, i...
Category

Vintage 1940s American Rococo Beds and Bed Frames

Materials

Iron, Gold Leaf

Italian Giltwood Carved Headboard C. 1930's
Located in Los Angeles, CA
Carved Venetian giltwood headboard with scrolls & shells galore. Imagine this piece upholstered to the floor!
Category

Vintage 1930s Italian Beds and Bed Frames

Materials

Gold

Italian Painted Carved Headboard w/ Columns
Located in Los Angeles, CA
Italian carved painted & parcel gilt king size headboard c. 1920's. Carving has columns & scrolled acanthus leaves throughout.
Category

Early 20th Century Italian Beds and Bed Frames

Materials

Gold

Antique Spanish Painted Wood Headboard (Full)
Located in Hingham, MA
Spanish parcel gilt carved wooden headboard / architectural piece, early 20th century, the shaped board with incised detail, parcel gilt and polychrome decorated in the traditional 1...
Category

Early 20th Century Beds and Bed Frames

French Carved Giltwood and Mirrored Headboard
Located in Cypress, CA
An impressive French carved giltwood and mirrored headboard, late 20th century. The headboard is surmounted by a shaped Rocaille motif giltwood crest decorated in shells and foli...
Category

Late 20th Century French Beds and Bed Frames

Materials

Gold Leaf

Louis XV Style French Gold Gilt Carved Fleur-De-Lis King Size Headboard
Located in Wilmington, DE
Offered is a gorgeous Louis carved XV style gold-gilded headboard with an antique look. Features a fleur-de-lis design and fits a king size mattress. In good condition, showing some ...
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Mid-20th Century Unknown Louis XV Beds and Bed Frames

1940s Regency Ebonized Headboards with Gilded Swans
Located in Rochester, NY
A pair of 1940s classical Regency style sleigh form wood headboards with original ebonized finish and finely carved raised gilded decoration, both top outer posts with curvaceous gil...
Category

20th Century American Regency Beds and Bed Frames

Materials

Wood, Wood, Wood

Italian (probably Venetian) Carved and Painted Queen Headboard
Located in Nashville, TN
A painted headboard ( Queen bed ) carved as medieval tent , the drape pulled back to show coat-of-arms. The entire pattern,roses, fabric detail and coat-of-arms incised into the wood...
Category

Antique 18th Century and Earlier Beds and Bed Frames

Materials

Wood, Paint

18th Century Wood Headboard Carved and Gilded
Located in Marseille, FR
18th wood headboard carved and gilded with cherubs decorations..
Category

Antique 18th Century French Baroque Beds and Bed Frames

Materials

Wood

  • 18th Century Wood Headboard Carved and Gilded
  • 18th Century Wood Headboard Carved and Gilded
  • 18th Century Wood Headboard Carved and Gilded
  • 18th Century Wood Headboard Carved and Gilded
H 59.06 in. W 57.49 in. D 15.75 in.
A Magnificent Venetian Style Bed/Headboard/Satyr's Bronze Head
Located in Bellport, NY
A Towering presance in this Venetian style queen size headboard,beautifully painted,with a gilt finish around the Bronze Mask, in the form of Satyr's Head.The mask is vigorously scul...
Category

20th Century French Beds and Bed Frames

Materials

Gold

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Gilt Headboards For Sale on 1stDibs

At 1stDibs, there are several options of gilt headboards available for sale. The range of distinct gilt headboards — often made from wood, metal and iron — can elevate any home. Gilt headboards have been produced for many years, with earlier versions available from the 18th Century and newer variations made as recently as the 21st Century. Gilt headboards made by Rococo designers — as well as those associated with Hollywood Regency — are very popular at 1stDibs. There have been many well-made gilt headboards over the years, but those made by Johnson Furniture Co. and Renzo Rutili are often thought to be among the most beautiful.

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Prices for gilt headboards start at $10 and top out at $15,000 with the average selling for $3,800.
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