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Carved Walnut Masonic Wall Shelf

Auction:
2460
Lot:
398
Sold for:
$474$400

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2460
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
June 07, 2009 11:00AM

Description:

Carved Walnut Masonic Wall Shelf, attributed to John Haley Bellamy (1836-1914), Maine, Portsmouth, New Hampshire, and Boston, late 19th century, the shelf with numerous pierced and carved Masonic symbols, (losses), ht. 18 1/4, wd. 10 1/2, dp. 6 in.
Estimate $400-600

There are losses to the left and right of the bottom terminal of the shelf. A similarly carved shelf by Bellamy is in the Phoenixmasonry Masonic Museum. To view search on the web for: Bellamy Carved Walnut What-Not-Shelf "Knight Templar."

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John Haley Bellamy, Maine, New Hampshire, Portsmouth, Phoenixmasonry Masonic Museum

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