Robert J Riesberg Antiques Inc

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Beds

American Federal Period Canopy Bed, circa 1800-20

American Federal Period Canopy Bed, circa 1800-20

There is nothing like a great American canopy or tall post bed that can make a bedroom outstanding instead of just another bedroom. This substantial bit of antique Americana will always be cause for comment and envy as it adds a dynamic aspect to your space. Drama is...

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New England Tester Bed, circa 1800-20

New England Tester Bed, circa 1800-20

A great bed can make a bedroom remarkable. This New England tester bed, circa 1800-20. retains its most desirable original old red finish. the turnings are Sheraton type and still crisp and clean. Shown partially disassembled here. We have all the components to...

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Brass Framed Canopy Bed

Brass Framed Canopy Bed

Like something fashioned in a dream, this vintage brass framed canopy bed carries lace from the collection of 50s and 60s socialite Slim Keith, advised by famed design maven Sister Parrish. Recall that in the 18th century, the bed and its fabrics were the most...

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New England Tester Bed, circa 1810-20s

New England Tester Bed, circa 1810-20s

New England tester bed, circa 1810-20s. Often my collectors want a period bed but insist that it be "king sized". In the late 18th and early 19th centuries, these were generally built in "three quarter" or "full" size. Thus this was professionally changed to king size...

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Italian Convertible Chair and Daybed

Italian Convertible Chair and Daybed

   You won't find another! We know the Italian 18th century as being a most creative age. Use as a daybed  with the flexibility of the bed collapsing to an armchair. This Italian convertible chair and daybed is of walnut with molded carving throughout. The base of the...

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