Skinner's Shaker Auction 2898M. June 4, 2016. Lot: 222. Estimate: $800-1,200. Realized: $3,444. Description: Shaker Bittersweet/Red-painted Oval Box, with pine top and bottom and bent maple sides, ht. 2 1/8, wd. 4, lg. 5 7/8 in.
Large Round Bottom Harvest Basket - detail - Blackash Baskets : Jonathan Kline. His first exposure to splint baskets was through the work of the Shaker and Taghkanic basketmakers whose communities were near his home in the upper Hudson Valley of New York State
Shaker Barns - Set against a gray slate sky, these two shaker barns are at Sabbathday Lake Shaker Village near New Gloucester, Maine. On our trip back from Norway Lake last weekend , we stopped by for a quick walk. Whatever the season, the Village is always a welcome place for a camera. Situated at the top of a rise, it's such an idyllic and restful lay of land.