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Bedstead

Date:
1760–90
Geography:
Made in Massachusetts, United States
Culture:
American
Medium:
Mahogany, maple, white pine
Dimensions:
88 1/8 x 61 1/4 x 77 in. (223.8 x 155.6 x 195.6 cm)
Classification:
Furniture
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. Russell Sage, 1909
Accession Number:
10.125.336
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 774
Inscription: incised on posts and adjacent rails at their junctures, counterclockwise, from the left footpost: [I through VIII]; on the footposts and their knee caps: I [left]; II [right]
H. Eugene Bolles, Boston, until 1909; [Mrs. Russell Sage, New York, 1909]
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