Pine low post child's bed with square posts beveled at top corners and edges at lower part of the legs, almost like a crude taper. Side rails are mortised into posts and pegged. Has an extra board nailed to the bottom of the side rails. Wedge added to mortise on right head board to make it stick. Nails on top of post.
19.75 x 31 x 70 in. (50.17 x 78.74 x 177.80 cm)
Place of Origin
Gift to Winedale Historical Complex from Ima Hogg, 1968.
Artisan or Artist
pine ; beds
Materials Facet -- Materials (Hierarchy Name) -- materials (matter) -- biological material -- plant material -- plant material -- wood (plant material) -- softwood -- pine (wood) ; Objects Facet -- Furnishings and Equipment (Hierarchy Name) -- Furnishings (Hierarchy Name) -- furnishings (artifacts) -- furniture -- beds (furniture)
Furnishings -- furniture -- sleeping and reclining furniture -- bed
sleeping and reclining furniture -- beds
child's furniture ; children's furniture
Winedale Historical Complex, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin
Local Resource Number
Accession No.: W 68.12.1 ; Catalogue No.: W-1j 9-68
Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin
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