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Pencil Post Bed in Tiger Maple
Queen size

Pencil Post bed in tiger maple

detail of pencil post bed in tiger mapleWe are fortunate to be able to offer this gently used queen size Pencil Post bed, queen size, in tiger maple. We built this bed in 1992 for a client in Boston who is now down sizing. This bed has great tiger figure in the posts and headboard as well as the tester frame. It is the classic style pencil post with a tapered foot below the rails and is just as sturdy today as the day it was built. We do any finish touch up needed and have it ready for the next generation.

This bed lists for $3,240. It is offered here for $1,620. Contact us with any questions.

We will provide bed irons to accommodate your box spring. Bed bolt covers are available for and additional $35. We ship throughout the U.S.

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In its best form, the Pencil Post Bed is quite beautiful in its graceful simplicity. The test of time has proven the design superiority of this most basic of tall post bedsteads. The simple no-nonsense style harmonizes extremely well with furnishings of any period from the Pilgrim Century to the mid-1800's. Indeed, this form was produced during the very long time span of about 1690 to 1800. This truly classic form, often with variations in the posts or headboards fits remarkably well with both country and high-style American decor.detail of tester frame on pencil post bed in tiger maple