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Antique Beds

Antique beds make a dramatic statement in modern homes. From luxurious Louis XVI designs to classic iron beds, this furniture features artisan craftsmanship that is virtually non-existent in the 21st century.

Most antique beds available today were built in the 19th and early 20th centuries. They are crafted from hardwoods such as burl walnut, oak, and cherry, and often feature tall headboards with ornate carving and woodworking.

Tester beds, which included a solid panel above the bed held by four tall posts, accommodated curtains and elaborate fabric drapes that were common in the 18th and 19th centuries. Until the 19th century, most beds were located in the parlor, so drapes were used to add privacy and warmth. Homeowners often hired decorators to design the bed dressings that expressed... Read more

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Pr Mid 19th C Poplar Twin Beds w/Rails

March 24, 2018, 11:00 AM EST
Chattanooga, TN, USA

$150 (starting bid)

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Antique Carved, Gilt and Silvered Wood Crown.

March 25, 2018, 11:00 AM EST
Larchmont, NY, USA

$150 (starting bid)

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March 28, 2018, 1:00 PM PST
Los Angeles, CA, USA

$1,000 (starting bid)

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Antique Oak Adjustable Piano Stool with Claw and Glass Ball Feet

March 29, 2018, 7:00 PM EST
Montreal, QC, Canada

CAD70 (starting bid)

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March 30, 2018, 9:45 AM EST
Williston, VT, USA

$100 (starting bid)

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Rare And Exceptional French Empire Sleigh

April 8, 2018, 12:00 PM CST
Dallas, TX, USA

$1,500 (starting bid)

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Tall post bed, 61 1/2

April 14, 2018, 11:00 AM EST
Plymouth, MA, USA

$400 (starting bid)

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