Bed, Rope
1850 Approximate
Rope Bed. Material: wood, textile. Size: 49" W. x 75" L. Description: green painted hardwood; rope is attached to five pegs at both head and foot; rope wound around pegs and stretched; one post at each corner; side connecting posts attached between headboard and footboard; nine pegs on each post for attaching rope to form mattress base.
See accession 161.