fantastic 19th century french chestnut double breton marriage bed




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This beautiful 19th century French Breton double marriage bed is crafted in chestnut and is in excellent condition.
With it's Celtic overtones, the foot board of the bed has finely carved panels depicting traditionally dressed Breton men and women. This is further complimented with the carved head board and decorative raised pediment which is typical of the Breton region. The turned and fluted corner posts are finished with carved rosettes and topped with turned finials .
The side rails bolt in to the head and foot boards to give a very firm and secure fixing. As with all French beds, there is no base but a slatted base can be tailor made for an additional 55.00.
This is a super bed which would fit well in any setting, traditional or modern.
The bed has been polished with 3 coats of wax giving a warm inviting patination..
This bed will take a modern 4 foot 6 inch standard double mattress and measures to the outside;
54.75 inches wide
78.25 inches long
56.5 inch high head board
34 inch high foot board
The cost to deliver this bed to England, Wales and Scotland (Glasgow to Edinburgh) is 75.00.
(please see website for further shipping details).
Alternatively you are welcome to collect from my showroom at any time.

If you would like any further information or would like to view this item, please feel free to give me a call.
We have a large showroom filled with an interesting stock of furniture from all regions of France. As we live on the premises, viewing can be made at any time, but please give me a quick call to make sure I'm here.
Internal Ref: M236

This item is SOLD and is no longer available to purchase.

* This item has been sold, though you can still email the seller if you wish

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