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Two Shaker Items

Auction:
2195
Lot:
974
Sold for:
$118$100

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Auction:
Sale #2195 - 2195
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 02, 2002 11:00AM

Description:

Two Shaker Items, Mount Lebanon, New York, late 19th/early 20th century, an oval maple carrier with carved upright handle and two lapped fingers, a stuffed floral printed fabric shoe form, carrier ht. 8 3/4, dia. 13 1/8 in., shoe form lg. 5 in.

Note: According to oral history the consignor's great Aunt was educated in Mt. Lebanon Village. Her mother and father worked in that village: he made Shaker chairs and she cooked in the kitchen. In the summer they would return to their farm.
Estimate $300-500

Keywords

Lebanon, carrier ht., oval maple carrier, Lebanon, New Hampshire, Shakers