Red pine low post bed with square posts, beveled at top edges, hand carved and pegged. The frame has mortised joinery and is pegged, and the rails are also pegged. Ten lateral slats are set into notches and nailed into the side rail with square nails. Slats at the head and foot are notched at edges to fit frame. Posts at head have been chamfered on inside. Legs are slightly tapered at bottom. Mattress held by slats. Head and foot boards are carved.
33 x 76.25 x 53.75 in. (83.82 x 193.68 x 136.53 cm)
Place of Origin
Gift to Winedale Historical Complex from Ima Hogg, 1967.