Empire Tall Post Bed in Tiger Maple, circa 1840 Refitted to a King For Sale
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Empire Tall Post Bed in Tiger Maple, circa 1840 Refitted to a King

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Outstanding Empire tall post bed in tiger maple, circa 1840 refitted to a standard king with two panel bend back head board. Original 3/4 bed was purchased from a large estate in Texas. Measure: 2"x7" cross rails, 1" x 7" side rails. 79" posts, top of headboard 60", bed was finished with the finest slow growth Tiger maple and bird’s-eye maple which are consistent with the grain of the original bed. -All beds come with bolts, bolt covers and a bed wrench. -All mortises are stamped with their corresponding tenons making setup of bed simplified. I.E: HR (Head Right), HL (Head Left), FR (Foot Right), FL (Foot Left). -Queen-size beds will come with a set of three slats and kings will have a center rail. -Bolts, side rails, cross rails, center rails are standardized making replacement for misplaced parts later on possible.  

Details

  • Of the Period
    American Empire
  • Place of Origin
  • Date of Manufacture
    1840
  • Wear
    Minor losses.
  • Dimensions
    H 79 in. x W 82 in. x D 88 in.H 200.66 cm x W 208.28 cm x D 223.52 cm
  • Seller Location
    Billerica, MA
  • Reference Number
    LU3704110815393
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