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High-post bedstead

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Provenance

Early history unknown; purchased from John Walton Antiques, Griswold, Connecticut, in 1977.

Credit Line

Harriet Otis Cruft Fund and Gift of a Friend of the Department

About 1700–90

Object Place

New England

Dimensions

190.5 x 139.4 x 188.3 cm (75 x 54 7/8 x 74 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

1977.800

Medium or Technique

Ash, pine, chestnut

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Furniture, Seating and Beds