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Spectacular Winfield four poster king size all brass bed

Overall length222cm
Overall width158cm
Head height290cm
Foot height152.5cm
Side rail height52cm
This is one of the most spectacular four poster king size all brass beds made by Winfield.. We could extend to super king size (POA) R.W.Winfield was founded in 1829 at Cambridge Street, Birmingham and specialised in decorative metal beds. A brass metal bedstead in the French Renaissance style by Winfield was made for the Great Exhibition in 1851, (see D.M.Wyatt, .The Industrial Arts of the Nineteenth Century at the Great Exhibition, Vol I, plate XLIII, reproduced in J.Meyer, Great Exhibitions 1851-1900, p.33). The Art-Journal Crystal Palace Exhibition edition described the bed as 'one of the best objects of its kind ever brought before our notice'. Similar decorative metallic bed pillars by Winfield were described as 'good in design, and of a rich and handsome appearance'. R.W.Winfield came away from the Great Exhibition with a very coveted Council Award, only 174 of these awards were awarded in recognition of great ingenuity and innovation. This beautiful king size bed was made by Winfield c1880. Please look at all the images to be able to appreciate the phenomenal craftsmanship.More available on request. This bed is suitable for a standard king size mattress 150cm x 200cm and price includes a 2" mini box base. Height to top of coronet 290cm Height to top of Rococo knob 237cm height to top of head panel 199cm Height to top of foot panel 152.5cm Overall width 158cm Overall length 222cm Side rail height 52cm We can supply hand made mattress in a variety of comfort choices if required. Please contact us for specifications and prices. National and international delivery can be arranged.