Masonic Shelf Bracket
attributed to the John Haley Bellamy Workshop – $3500
Carved from walnut and intricately carved with masonic emblems.
c.1870. 22” x 12” 5 ½”.
From 1866-1871 Bellamy had a workshop he rented in a Masonic Hall in Charlestown, Massachusetts. He employed a number of carvers, including his brother Elijah. They made frames, clocks and shelves, a good amount of them were personalized.See more photos...