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Handmade Pen Wipes- Cats and Mice - Circa 1870; Pennsylvania

Handmade Pen Wipes- Cats and Mice - Circa 1870; Pennsylvania


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Directory: Antiques: Decorative Art: Folk Art: Pre 1900: Item # 1324669
 $110 
$110 left $450 middle $195 right

These three handmade pen wipes of cats and mice are true folk art. On the left are two tan cats with glass eyes. The mat measures 2 1/8" x 3 1/8". Fair/good condition. $110 Middle - three (blind?) mice - excellent condition. 3 1/2" x 4". $450 Right- One big brown mouse in good condition with wear to his rump only2 1/2" x 3" $195 All made of wool. Pennsylvania origin; circa 1870