IMPORTANT 18TH CENTURY SOLID BIRDS EYE MAPLE FEDERAL PERIOD NEW ENGLAND BED
Bay Colony Antiques is honored to offer you this very fine & special solid Birds Eye Maple 18th century New England New Hampshire bed. Deaccessed from an important New Hampshire of estate collection of an old wealthy antique collector. Once a rope foundation bed this bed had its rails professionally converted to accept framed bedding in the early 20th century as America moved away from horsehair stuffed bedding for sanity & health needs. It is made entirely from the most select cuts of the very busiest bst birds eye maple gaining. The grain is booth beautiful and fascinating from all aesthetic senses. Defined by some of the best carved posts with tall head & blanket rails its truly one of the best ones we've had the pleasure of offering for a very long time. The rails fastened by french bolts make this a rock solid bed with lifetimes left within its uses. The foundation is supported by heavy steel L brackets that are 15" off the floor ans 23" off the top rails. Its interior dimension are 74" X 51 1/4 and will accept custom full sized bedding upon fabrication. Custom bedding is truly not an obstacle at all to owning this magnificent bed.