American Empire Four Poster Bed with Acanthus Carvings, circa 1820

American Empire Four Poster Bed with Acanthus Carvings, circa 1820
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Price: $8, 450.00
Product ID : BED00038

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Overview

A very finely carved American Empire four poster bed. At the top of each post is a carved pineapple, the emblem of hospitality, and under these are ringed turnings followed by round turnings with acanthus carvings, and carved blocks with rosettes, ending in turned and carved feet. Headboard has a double scroll design.
Bed will accommodate a mattress that measures:
54" wide (full) x 71" long
This bed can be adapted to a standard full, queen or king for an additional price. Or we can have a custom mattress made to fit the bed.
Details
OF THE PERIOD
American Empire
PLACE OF ORIGIN
United States
DATE OF MANUFACTURE
circa 1820
PERIOD
Early 19th Century
MATERIALS AND TECHNIQUES
Hand-CarvedHardwood,Poplar,Mahogany
CONDITION
Good
See Condition Descriptions: Good - Lightly used, with very light scratches, or minor cosmetic wear, but has no structural issues. Most antique and vintage items fit this condition.
CONDITION DETAILS
All parts of bed are original including bolts and bolt covers.
WEAR
Wear consistent with age and use.
DIMENSIONS
H 79.5 in. x W 56.5 in. x D 79.25 in.
H 201.93 cm x W 143.51 cm x D 201.3 cm
SELLER LOCATION
Miami, FL

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