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    Sewing Desk circa 1840 -1850


    McCue Shaker Catalog 101-105

    "Pine and maple, original bittersweet orange painted finish, three fingers right to left, Sabbathday Lake, ME" This is a classic shaker box with the strap-like seam that flows perfectly from bottom to cover.

    Trustees desk.

    Shaker child's sewing desk.

    Shaker Work Table. Characteristic tapered thin legs, a raised front with smaller storage spaces

    Tiger maple desk. My favorite wood for early American furniture.

    antique secretary

    Pleasant Hill Shaker Village

    Shaker, Rare Trustee's Desk


    Richard Dunbrack found object furniture.

    The Meeting House at Sabbathday Lake Shaker Village. Been here, really interesting.

    This wooden desk with all its elegant hidden drawers inside, is the creation of Simon Schacht for his master craftsman diploma. Photos by Wolfgang Pulfer

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    An ingenious Victorian Metamorphic Combination Table, Desk, and Chair (shown open and closed) was made of oak around the 1850s, after a design by Stephen Hedges. Other similar examples are housed in museums in New York and New Orleans.

    19thC Sabbath Day Lake Maine Shaker Small Ladderback Chair.

    The Old Post Road: Dream World

    For the Library/Study

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