Fans quilt in colors that look like they've been drawn with crayons. The use of all solid colors makes for a bold image. A little primitive in construction but dynamic nonetheless. Measures 66 x 78"; Maryland origin. Circa 1930.
This incredible set of 10 hand embroidered with hand buttonhole stitched scalloped borders is in perfect condition. My dealer told me they were from a French estate and whew were they ever storage stained! They are beautifully white after soaking many times.No chlorine bleach, of course. They are 100% cotton and measure 16", perfect for your next luncheon!
An incredible find of 8 european linen 26" "lapkins"...covering the largest lap..for an exquisite dining experience! There is a center wide ring of roses with a solid border all around. Two edges are selvedge and the other edges are tiny machine stitched hems. The pale blue BG monogram in a diamond is beautiffully hand embroidered. There is a companion set Stock #N0031! Perfect, crisp and laundered for your next dinner party!
This wonderful crisp linen set of 6 large 26" dinner napkins has a large design of roses and solid border with a unique Pale blue hand embroidered monogram EG enbellished with a floral sprig. It's harder to find these large "lapkins" especially in sets today. There is another companion set available stock #N0032! Crisp,and perfect!
Five traditional damask woven design is filled with 6 pt.stars bordered by greek key. They are perfect, bright white,and still crisp, probably hardly used. Freshly washed, pressed and ready to use! EG monogrammed in older machine embroidery,heavy 100% cotton. 22" X 20".
This delightful antique embroidery shows a lady and a gentleman in 19th century garb, enjoying a stroll beside graceful garden gates.
Although the subject is Victorian, the colors are pure Deco: sophisticated red and black on a ground of pearly beige. Measuring about 6 x 6 inches, the picture is in superb condition, attached by original tape that looks like marbled paper to its glass, mat, backing board and felt...
This set of four linen damask, have delightful big polka dots woven in the center ground and wide double lines curving around the corners. The damask is the finest,oh so fluid linen! They measure a desirable 26" and are hemmed with tiny machine stitching on 2 sides. The jaunty double M monogram is professionally monogrammed by hand. Sure to impress your dinner guests!
Nine Patch quilt on a chambray ground with wonderful gingham checks. Triangles connecting the Nine Patches create octagons in the off blocks making this more than a simple Nine Patch. A lovely country quilt in classic red, white and blue. (On my monitor, it looks more pinkish, but that is not the case.) Pristine, unwashed condition. Measures 73" x 82". Pennsylvania origin; circa 1910.
Hand hooked, this rug can be used for a stair runner or hall runner, professionally cleaned and bound, excellent color, very minor wear, overall in excellent condition, circa 1940. 15'8"x25-1/2". ** WE GUARANTEE THE AUTHENTICITY OF OUR MERCHANDISE AS REPRESENTED. MEMBERS OF: THE ANTIQUES COUNCIL, THE VERMONT ANTIQUES DEALERS ASSOCIATION (VADA), THE CAPE COD ANTIQUE DEALERS ASSOCIATION (CCADA). **
I can see this in a mountain cabin bath, or to add a little elegance to a "guy's" bath! This vintage unused towel is the color of unbleached linen, highlighted by a rust colored thread woven in the drawnwork border, which is stitched by hand. The opposite end has a single hemstitched hem. Excellent condition, freshly laundered.
This sturdy European and so soft linen and cotton sheet has the most precious blue swallows swooping over clouds and the initials PB embroidered on the turndown. The heavily padded embroidery looks hand done but with a magnifier it seems to be hand guided by machine. It measures 66" wide. This sheet is in excellent condition and has years of use and enjoyment to come! I've laundered and pressed it, it's slightly wrinkled from trying to photo it...still ready for you to use immediatly!
There's a lovely damask woven foliate and geometric border turning the corners with a center ground covered with trails of foliage in a sturdy white cotton. Both ends have been hand knotted self fringe measuring 4". This sturdy white towel seems unused and I've washed and pressed it for you! It measures 48" x 25". This towel would be so lovely to display and USE!
These vibrant linen towels are covered in candles, mistletoe, pine cones, holly and magnolias...all the greenery and color we use in our Christmas decor! There are 3 of these towels available. Unused, but washed and pressed.
This lovely petitpoint bouquet of mixed flowers is hand worked in a beautiful shades,from pink,periwinkle blue, rust, beige,greens,and browns.It would be perfect on a stool or pillow top! In fact I will be listing a little velvet covered footstool from Switzerland. I think this would be so elegant with an unbleached taupe colored linen chair! The canvas still has it's original lable.
Sweet pair of needlepoints would be perfect for simple or ornate pillow insertions. Excellent condition! Yellow rose needlework is 5" x % 12" canvas is 8" sq. Rose and pink rose needlework is 7" x 6"on 8" sq. canvas.
Absolutely charming crib quilt that is a miniaturized version of Sunbonnet Sue and Overall Sam. Each dress and shirt is a different fabric. Pristine, unwashed condition. Nicely quilted. Backing fabric of sailboats is equally interesting to use as a wholecloth quilt. Measures 45" x 54". Pennsylvania origin; 1930's.
Crib Quilt consisting of Bars filled with One Patches. Excellent, unwashed condition. Top was made circa 1890 and, based upon the backing, probably quilted in the 1930's. Pieces such as these that are completed a generation later are called Mother-Daughter quilts but do not refer to family relations. Measures 48" x 52"; Pennsylvania origin.
This uniquely woven sturdy bright white towel seems to be of 100 % cotton. I don't think it was ever used, but it is now freshly washed and pressed. There is a hand embroidered GP in a circle on the front right corner. Measures 24" x39" Plus 2 1/2" of knotted self fringe on each end. There are hang tabs at each end which were added by hand. This is a towel you will really enjoy using while displaying!