Shaker Broom

A rare, small example of the type of broom manufactured by most of the Shaker communities, (the invention of the flat broom has been generally credited to the Shakers).  This example was acquired at Canterbury, NH. 
Pine, broomcorn, wire and cotton thread.  Exhibited: Canterbury Shaker Village 2011-2013.

Dealer John Keith Russell Antiques, Inc.
Date: Circa 1860.
Origin Canterbury, NH
Artist/Maker Unknown
Measurements L. 43"
Inventory View Dealer's Inventory
Price $1,250.
Contact John K Russell, 914-763-8144 or

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