Fleur De Lis Murphy Bed | Custom

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Project by Chris Davis posted 10-27-2010 03:29 PM 5058 views 0 times favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is a my Excalibur Murphy bed with a Louisiana Flair. I added a Fleur De Lis to the top corners where I normally add a Rosette. This one completed in August 2010.
Wood type: Red Oak
Stain: Gunstock by Minwax
Finish: Medium Sheen Pre-Catalyzed Lacquer

This one did go to New Orleans, but it is not the first one I built using the Fleur De Lis:
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#1 posted 10-27-2010 04:25 PM

Les le bon ton roulet….Looks Great!

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#2 posted 10-27-2010 05:48 PM

This is really beautiful! You’d never know a bed is in there.

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#3 posted 10-28-2010 04:24 AM

I checked out the others you had made also…That is some great craftsmanship! The Fleur De Lis has always been a favorite icon of mine. Did you make the carving in house?

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#4 posted 10-28-2010 06:10 AM

Another great looking bed Chris. Thanks for posting.

God Bless

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#5 posted 10-28-2010 10:51 AM


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#6 posted 10-28-2010 01:24 PM

No I did not do the carving myself. I got it off the internet somewhere. I can’t remember what site.

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