Antique Vtg Amish Mennonite Pennsylvania Victorian Silk Crazy Quilt For Sale
THIS LOVELY VINTAGE VICTORIAN SILK CRAZY QUILT WAS RECENTLY FOUND IN
LEBANON COUNTY, PENNSYLVANIA
PENNSYLVANIA DUTCH HERITAGE
AMISH AND MENNONITE
FIRST SETTLED IN 1723
ALL THE FABRICS ON THE FRONT ARE SILK AND/OR SILK LIKE - or SILKY TO TOUCH - (NO WOOL, COTTON OR VELVET ON THE FRONTS). THE FRONTS ARE ALL SILKY FABRICS - NOT SURE OF COURSE IF ALL THE FABRICS ARE 100% SILK - NO WAY TO BE CERTAIN AS THIS IS ALL HANDMADE AND THERE ARE NO TAGS
BACKING APPEARS TO BE COTTON AND IS IN TWO COLORS (pictured)
AS DISCOVERED, IT IS IN PRETTY GOOD SHAPE
THERE ARE SOME STAINS (types of stains are pictured)
THERE IS ONE TEAR THAT I NOTICE (which is pictured) - I DID NOT NOTICE ANY OTHER TEARS, THOUGH IT MAY BE POSSIBLE I MAY HAVE MISSED A TINY ONE
THERE IS ONE SMALL PIECE OF FABRIC AT THE EDGE/END THAT HAS SHREDDED (i believe you can see this)
SOME OF THE CRISS CROSS TYPE OF STITCHING HAS COME UNDONE (type of cross stitch undone is pictured)
52 INCHES WIDE
69 INCHES LONG
SELLING AS IS
SELLING AS I FOUND IT
NO BATTING, BUT IT IS HEAVY
WONDERFUL QUILT FROM A BYE GONE ERA
I DO DETECT SLIGHT STORAGE ODOR (which would be normal as this has been in storage for literally decades)
I HAVE NOT LAUNDERED THIS
SELLING IT AS I FOUND IT
PERFECT FOR THE COLLECTORS OF ALL THINGS FINE AND WONDERFUL
MARVELOUS TOO FOR THE ROMANTIC, VICTORIAN, CHIC, PARIS APT OR FOR THE FRENCH COTTAGE DECORS
WEIGHS 4 LBS BOXED
THANK YOU FOR LOOKING AND offerDING ON MY sale
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A Word About Our Linens and Textiles:
All items are from estates. They are being sold as-is. Please be sure to ask questions as ALL SALES ARE FINAL.
PLEASE REMEMBER THAT OUR LINENS COME TO YOU EXACTLY AS THEY COME TO US.
IN AN EFFORT TO CONTINUE TO OFFER LOW STARTING offerS, RARELY DO WE LAUNDER OUR LINENS.
MORE OFTEN THAN NOT, THE LINENS HAVE BEEN IN STORAGE FOR DECADES, PERHAPS CAREFULLY KEPT, OR SIMPLY TOSSED INTO A BOX IN AN ATTIC. THIS MEANS THAT OFTEN TIMES SOME OF THE LINENS AND TEXTILES MAY HAVE SOME OFFENSIVE ODORS AND/OR MARKS, STAINS.
MOST ANTIQUE AND VINTAGE LINENS WERE ORIGINALLY HOUSED IN HOMES WHERE THE MAIN SOURCE OF HEATING THE HOME WERE FIREPLACES AND/OR COAL. COAL AND WOOD FIREPLACES ARE SOOTY.
FOR GENERAL CLEANING, WE ALWAYS RECOMMEND PROFESSIONAL LAUNDERING IF YOU ARE NOT CERTAIN
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If we do not hear from you within 3 days about notification of payment, we will relist on the fourth day.
Payment must be received in 10 days, unless otherwise agreed upon between buyer and seller for a longer duration. We have patience, we just need to know. If payment is not received in 10 days as specified above, we will relist.
I ship USPS which is my carrier of choice and closest to my town.
Shipping costs depends on your zip code.
Most items 4 lbs and under are mailed priority. I do combine shipping on multiple wins. All packages are mailed with delivery confirmation.
I DO COMBINE SHIPPING ON MULTIPLE WINS.
Shipping is within 36 hours of payment. Often times it is the same day. We care very much about our customers, and try hard to ship as quickly as possible. We know what it is like to wait for a package, and we don't like to wait either!
:-) We do ship quickly.
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