Thomasville Furniture Sleigh Bed. English Furniture Designer.
Thomasville Furniture Sleigh Bed
- Thomasville Furniture Industries entered the first decade of the 20th century as the fledgling Thomasville Chair Company in a bustling railroad-side community in the triad area of North Carolina, near High Point, the furniture capital.
- A sleigh bed is a style of bed with curved or scrolled foot and headboards, thus resembling a sled or sleigh. Often made of wood and quite heavy, the sleigh bed is a result of the French and American Empire period of the early 1800s.
- Named for its resemblance to a horse-drawn sleigh; this type of bed was created as a cozy refuge from drafts. The head and foot feature a graceful gently curved shape, and the height varies with each design.
- A bed resembling a sleigh, with an outward curving headboard and footboard
- a bed with solid headboard and footboard that roll outward at the top
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One of the (closed) Thomasville furniture factories