Shaker Museum

Pattern, Woodworking

Form for unknown object, Hancock, MA

Object ID
1957.8619.1
Community
Massachusetts, Hancock
Makers
Shaker
Description

Carefully worked block of maple; all surfaces flat and rectilinear. All arrises are heavily chamfered and a lengthwise center line is scribed on one face. A 9/16" diameter hole is drilled through the center of the block. Top, bottom, and sides stained red and finished. Ends have no finish. One end has star-pattern cut lines from fancy-goods punch.

Dimensions

3 3/8 x 9 x 2 7/8 in. (8.6 x 22.9 x 7.4 cm)

Massachusetts, Hancock

Massachusetts,  Hancock

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Shaker Museum Pattern, Woodworking. https://shakermuseum.us/object/?id=2584. Accessed on May 17, 2021

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