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Two Shaker Hand Tools

Auction:
2134
Lot:
131
Sold for:
$345$300

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Auction:
Sale #2134 - 2134
Location:
Bolton
Date / Time :
October 28, 2001 10:00AM

Description:

Two Shaker Hand Tools, Mt. Lebanon New York Community, late 19th century, one of wood and brass used for splitting poplar into narrow strips and a small steel chisel with turned handle, purportedly for cutting button holes, lg. 5, 6 1/4 in. Provenance: Purchased in New Hampshire near the Canterbury Community, Hazel Hayes Collection; Avis H. Howells Collection.
Estimate $250-350

Keywords

steel chisel, Avis H. Howells, Avis H. Howells Collection, Hazel Hayes, Hazel Hayes Collection, New Hampshire, Chisel, Hayes, Hazel, Mt. Lebanon, Pennsylvania, Shakers