12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Hancock Shaker Village
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ANNUAL SHAKER AUCTION
Saturday, September 16, 2017 at the
Hancock Shaker Village, Pittsfield, MA @ Noon
Printed Catalog – $35
McCue Shaker Collection Part III (Lots 1-60), followed with other fine Shaker antiques from private collectors (Lots 61-250).
An exceptional collection of antique Shaker furniture and accessories featuring Part III of the Drs. McCue collection, many with provenance from Dr. McCue’s journal documenting purchases from the Andrews, and the Shaker Sisters at Mt. Lebanon,Hancock, Canterbury and Sabbathday Lake. Small Sister’s cupboard over drawers in original yellow; Rare small Sister’s sewing tablesand Sister’s sewing desk in original red stain; Blanket chests in original finishes; Measures in chrome yellow; many Oval boxes and Carriers in originalfinishes; Rocking chairs; early arm and side chairs; baskets; side tables with drawers, and a small Shaker sawbuck table. Followed by select Shaker antiques from estates and fine collections. Rare red painted cupboard over drawers & others; Trestle tables; Enfield, CT cherry work stand; Trustee’s desk; Tailoring counter; Storage stenciled“SHOES”; Work tables; Beds; Rocking and many side chairs; collection of Hanging cupboards; Tools; Rugs, Pails, Ephemera (including 1828 poem to Sarah Bates & photos of Shakers and buildings). Printed catalog $35, MA Lic #294, 20% BP.