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Shaker Wooden Hay Fork and Shovel

Auction:
2618B
Lot:
514
Sold for:
$270$225

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

Description:

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

Keywords

Fork, Massachusetts, Margaret Weld, Paul Weld, Mortise and tenon, Pitchfork, Shakers, Shovel

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