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Matching Twin Iron Beds

June 10th, 2017

“why are matching twin size iron beds so difficult to find ? “

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April 23rd, 2015

There were three primary size iron beds being produced back in the 1800’s.

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April 23rd, 2015

the “Reverse Arch” beds styling had definite similarities to the most popular Asian architectural design homes and temples, referred to as the “Pagoda”

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May 25th, 2013

There was a very popular style iron bed back in the 1800’s that has also become a very popular iron bed today, with the “Shabby Chic” set.

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May 25th, 2013

To the untrained eye…..the construction of one iron bed is just as good as another.

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May 24th, 2013

Back in the early 1800’s the more affluent people in this country sought out the beauty of shinny brass beds.

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August 27th, 2012

I’m often asked why ┬ásome style iron beds are more plentiful than others? Sounds like a simple enough question, and should have a rather uncomplicated answer………. not the case. There are a couple of things that can effect how prolific one particular style bed is. One of those things is the size of the foundry […]

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May 10th, 2011

The majority of the antique iron beds that were being made back in the early to mid 1800’s were Victorian style designs with beautiful open scrolls and smooth curved lines. So to come across a unique style bed that was made at the same time, but looked as though it was a bed that had […]

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April 22nd, 2011

So it would stand to reason that a foundry wouldn’t just make iron beds, back in the 1800’s. If the bed market got soft they had to have other things that they could produce with the foundries they had. If one month was slow with ┬ábeds…. maybe the easiest and fastest thing to produce were […]

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April 14th, 2011

If you follow history you probably are aware that iron beds were not as popular in the west in the 1800’s as they were east of the Mississippi. Transporting beds to the west back in the 1800’s was not easy. It was costly, time consuming and difficult to transport large heavy items. People moving west […]

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