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All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Textiles : Linens and Lace : Pre 1940 item #1285354 (stock #BS0002)
This precious open ended sham is a delightful addition to your pillows!Each end has a flounce of vintage Swiss batiste lace trim and the two insertions of different trim. The Swiss have always been known for this type of excellent trim It measures 24" X 13 . You might choose to use a shorter pillow insertion, showing more of the flounce . The cotton of the main between the trim measures 13" X 11 1/2"...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Mixed Media : Pre 1900 item #780663 (stock #CL0027)
Late 1800's, this most unusual box personalized for Mona, contains an upper tray with tiny tiles which would be used for designing a quilt pattern in the lower tray. I've never seen or heard of one AND the quilting museums were not familiar with such a unique item. Hard to believe it could be one of a kind! The 1mm. tile cubes have a raised design indicating fabric pattern...
All Items : Antiques : Instruments and Implements : Sewing : Pre 1900 item #756350 (stock #CL0013)
For the love of Dogs! This Victorian collectible certainly looks like man's best friend. It has a glow that makes me think it's pewter rather than spelter. The old red velvet cushion seems to be original, and has been restitched with some of the original sawdust leaked out. I actually have the sawdust and will refill and stitch if you prefer...