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Turned bedstead

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Provenance

History of ownership: original history unknown; owned by I. Sack, dates unknown, with Rudolph Pauly, to Ken Dow by 1940, with Stephen Score, to MFA July 1978, purchased for $15,000 (Accession Date September 13, 1978)

Credit Line

Gift of a Friend of the Department of American Decorative Arts and Sculpture

about 1670–1710

Object Place

New England

Dimensions

118.11 x 126.36 x 184.47 cm (46 1/2 x 49 3/4 x 72 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

1978.378

Medium or Technique

Black ash

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Furniture, Seating and Beds