10-28-2001 10-28-2001
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Bolton MA
October 28, 2001 10:00AMCalender

Two Shaker Hand Tools

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


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


steel chisel, Avis H. Howells, Avis H. Howells Collection, Hazel Hayes, Hazel Hayes Collection, New Hampshire