Double bed (in two pieces)

Object Number: 
INV.14985
Date: 
1825-1850
Medium: 
Wood, paint, gilding
Dimensions: 
Overall: 47 x 51 x 8 1/2 in. ( 119.4 x 129.5 x 21.6 cm )
Marks: 
stencilled in gilding: on back of footboard slat: "C.J. ERSLEY,S/MAKE"
Description: 
Painted and gilded double bedstead consisting of headboard and footboard (rails missing); headboard with rectangular section with incurving sides with a turned rail above and flanked by block and double-reel-and-cone turned stiles on beehive-shaped feet. Footboard similarly shaped with narrower board and two turned rails above. All faux grain painted and gilded.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group