Antique 1800s-early1900s Folk Art Doll / Thimble Holder W Box Written Note Vafo For Sale
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ANTIQUE CIRCA LATE 1800S-EARLY1900S FOLK ART DOLL WHICH IN REALITY IS A THIMBLE HOLDER THE DOLL IS ALL MADE OF FABRIC WITH ONE PAPER ARM (OTHER PAPER IS LACKING ON OTHER ARM). THE HEAD IS A THIMBLE THAT SITS IN THE COLLAR.
GREAT EARLY SEWING ITEM. FOUND IN PENNSYLVANIA.
ON THE DRESS THERE IS A MANUSCRIPT NOTE IN INK THAT READS: "MY NAME IS MISS PIPER I'M NOT A PEN WIPER BUT IF FROM YOUR SHOES YOUR BUTTONS YOU LOSE, THEN COME TO ME AND DIRECTLY YOU'LL SEE WITH WHAT GREAT DELIGHT I'LL SEW THEM ON TIGHT.
THE DOLL MEASURES AROUND 7 INCHES TALL.
THERE ARE A FEW OLD SHOE BUTTONS AS WELL
THE DOLL IS OVERALL IN GOOD SHAPE WITH SOME MINOR WEAR FROM AGE & USE.
THE PIECE CAME IN THE OVAL PAPER BOX, ALSO AN ANTIQUE. THE BOTTOM OF THE BOX IS LOOSE AND THERE IS SOME MINOR WEAR FROM AGE & USE BUT A NEAT PIECE OVERALL. THE BOX MEASURES 8 3/4 INCHES LONG X 6 1/4 INCHES WIDE X 3 5/8 INCHES TALL.
W BOX WRITTEN NOTE vafo
OTHER ER response: "Just wanted to say it really made my day to see this plate turn out to be exactly as nice as you described it in your listing and when you answered my questions. I seldom get a item that is better than expected and this is one of those rare occasions. Thank you so very much for making it possible for me to display this and every time it's viewed there will be a smile. I could not have asked for a better item or seller and definitely will put you in my favorite sellers category and look in often. Many,many thanks for everything and I do appreciate all you have done from the great packaging job to the great communication and everything in between. Best regards and with gratitude."
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