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Turned Ball-top Rope Bed

Auction:
3121M
Lot:
105
Sold for:
$185$150

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3121M
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
August 12, 2018 10:00AM

Description:

Turned Ball-top Rope Bed, New England, first half 19th century, boldly turned posts joining rails and a scrolled headboard, old surface, includes all original rails and also longer modern side rails to fit a standard mattress, includes down-filled pillows, ht. 47 1/4, rail wd. 47 1/2, modern rail lg. 75 1/2 in.
The Collection of Gail & Don Piatt
Estimate $300-500


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

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Don Piatt, Bed, Beds, Furniture, Home, Human sexuality, Mattresses, Pillow, Rail transport, Sleep, Structural steel, Track, Transport

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