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Early 19th Century Chinese Canopy Bed

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This is a wonderful example of a c.1800 canopy bed from Shandong Province, China. Made of Chinese Northern Elm, this bed features hoofed feet and multiple floral carvings.

Details

  • Condition
    Excellent. Due to the natural movement of the wood over time, the original peg joinery no longer securely holds the canopy together. Assembly now requires screws..
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use.
  • Dimensions

    H 90 in. x W 85 in. x D 50 in.

    H 228.6 cm x W 215.9 cm x D 127 cm

  • Seller location
    Chicago, IL
  • Seller reference number
    Q066
  • Reference number
    LU82001026604

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