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American Federal four poster double bed

Overall length211.5
Overall width141
Head height111
Foot height80
American Federal Four Poster Double Bed fashioned from mahogany and originating from the USA in the early Nineteenth century. The back has a subtle curve backboard with scroll ends and elegantly turned posts. The footboard has simple curved shape with timber button details on cross rail. All four posts terminate in turned feet. Originally there would have been an arched wooden canopy - this no longer exists, but this does not deflect from the quality of the piece. This bed accepts a standard double, 4ft 6in x 6'3" or 140cm x 190cm mattress size. Heigh to top of posts 185cm Height to top of head board 111cm Height to top of foot board 80cm Side rail height 46.5cm Overall max width 141cm Overall max length 211.5cm Price includes wood slats (sorry not mattress) As an alternative to the wood slats we can supply a 2"or 4" platform top base. Photo taken with wood slats. This raises the get into bed height and offer a superior support for quality mattresses. Photograph taken with wood slats. We can also supply hand made mattresses in all comfort choices. Please see our web site for prices and specifications of bases and mattresses or feel free o contact us to enquire. National and international delivery can be arranged. Please send address/postcode for quotation from one of our reliable couriers. Bedsteads have been sourcing, restoring and retailing antique beds and bedroom furniture for over 25 years. We do have many beds awaiting restoration if you are looking for a particular style and can send images if requested. We have our own workshops located along side our showroom in a beautiful medieval barn seven miles south of Bristol.