Pair of Southern Federal style walnut single size pencil post beds, with shaped headboards, tapering chamfered posts and wood rails. One bed is a period Federal bed and the other is a 20th century reproduction made to match the original. 96 1/2" H x 38" W (from edge of rail across) x 83" L (from end to end). Provenance: Period bed descended through the Gibson family, Gibsonville, NC. Private Knoxville, TN collection. CONDITION: Both beds with screws at top of posts to accomadate a canopy, no canopies present. Overall very good condition with general use wear. One bed is a contemporary reproduction.
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