Wood, iron and baste fibre
Dunham Massey, Cheshire (Accredited Museum)
Two hardwood bed side rails with rusty iron (?) tacks running along the length, some with fragments of a baste fibre underneath. Each rail has an incised 'V' at one end.
Stamford collection; devised to the National Trust by Roger Grey, 10th Earl of Stamford (1896-1976).