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Object Name Bedsprings
Date [late 19th century]
Description Wood and metal bedsprings, Connecticut, United States of America, late 19th century, made by National Wire Mattress Company. Twin size box spring with wood and metal sled-shaped frame and steel wire grid suspended by springs across top; metal painted dark green; manufacturer's mark stenciled in gold paint on frame; similar to bedsprings (1961.784).
Inscription Text "NATIONAL WIRE / MATTRESS / PAT. APRIL 9th 1872"

scrawled on side: "[3-9]"
Accession number 1961
Accession Number 1961.790