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Shaker Museum

Label, Product

Label for Shaker raccoon fur gloves, Mount Lebanon, NY

Object ID:
1951.4249.1
Community:
New York, Mount Lebanon
Makers
Shaker
Description

Product label. Rectangular piece of yellow paper printed with black text surrounded by a braided border.

Notes

For more on the raccoon fur knit items made for sale by the sisters of the Mount Lebanon Church Family, see this blog post: https://shakerml.org/mittens-gloves-wristlets-oh/

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Shaker Museum Label, Product. https://shakermuseum.us/object/?id=23532. Accessed on February 22, 2024

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1950.3327.1a,b - Glove - Gloves knit from yarn spun from silk and raccoon fur, once owned by Sister Jennie M. Wells

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Shane Rothe

Curatorial Associate

Shane Rothe (they/them) joined Shaker Museum in July 2023, working with independent curator Maggie Taft on an exhibition for the new museum space in Chatham. Shane is an artist as well as a curator and continues to create in the mediums of painting, sculpture, writing, and performance. Shane holds a BFA from CalArts and an MA in art history and curatorial studies from the University of Chicago.