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Dolls' Houses
Past & Present

A website and ezine about dolls' houses: antique, vintage and modern.
Plus furniture and accessories.

Issue 5 (June 2010)

Beds on Parade

by Barbara King

1. Left - Right

  • German Schneegas Bed 1900,
  • German bed with steam impressed design 1900,
  • German Harras bed 1880-1900,
  • Small wooden bed probably English 1850.

2. Large and small metal beds 1900-1920.

3. These would suit the three bears!

Three sizes of the same style of metal beds with mesh infill, probably German 1900-1920.

(4) Left - Right

  • Tiny wooden bed,
  • Small wooden bed with patterned mattress,
  • Home made bed,

(All 1920-1930).

  • Two different sizes of Kensalcraft (1940s-50s).

5. Left - Right

  • Pit a pat bed with wire mattress, 1930’s.
  • German wooden bed with wooden pillow, 1920-30.
  • Westacre Village four poster bed with original bedding, 1920’s.

There are many more different dolls house beds to be found and it would take some doing to get a collection of them all.

I hope you have enjoyed looking at the ones I have gathered together here.

Thank you to Betty for the loan of some of her beds for my photos.

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