10-28-2012 10-28-2012
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2618B Boston
October 28, 2012 10:00 AMCalender

Shaker Wooden Hay Fork and Shovel

Auction: American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2618B Location: Boston Date / Time: October 28, 2012 10:00AM


Shaker Wooden Hay Fork and Shovel, late 19th century, a mortise and tenon constructed maple three-tine hay fork, the shovel reportedly made at the Harvard, Massachusetts Shaker community, the handle, shaft, and scoop integrally carved from a single piece of wood, ht. 72, 39 in., respectively.

Provenance: Purchased from Paul and Margaret Weld.
Estimate $200-250


Fork, Massachusetts, Margaret Weld, Paul Weld