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Log Cabin Pin Cushion: Circa 1`870: pa.

Catalogue: Antiques: Decorative Art: Textiles: Accessories: Pre 1900   item# 1188151

Log Cabin Pin Cushion: Circa 1`870: pa.
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Stella Rubin Antique Quilts and Decorative Arts
301-948-4187


$275. 

Unusually large pin cushion done as a Pineapple Log Cabin. It measures 4 1/2" a 8" and 3" tall. It is made of fine wool and is probably filled with sawdust. Excellent condition; Pennsylvania origin. Made in the 1870's.


Bag with appliqued FOR A DEAR GIRL; Circa 1860

Catalogue: Antiques: Decorative Art: Folk Art: Pre 1900   item# 1170031

Bag with appliqued FOR A DEAR GIRL; Circa 1860
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Stella Rubin Antique Quilts and Decorative Arts
301-948-4187


$1450. 

This is a completely charming, well made, unique bag. In addition to the finely done lettering, a heart; spades and an hourglass shape are appliqued on the front. The back is done with appliqued baskets, leaves and flowers. Extraordinarily fine cross stitches fasten the appliques. It is in excellent condition; probably New England origin. Measurements are 9" wide and 12" tall.This was probably the work of a very loving mother.

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