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Pair 1930’s Mennonite Cloth Rabbits

Pair 1930’s Mennonite Cloth  Rabbits

Pair 1930’s Mennonite Cloth  Rabbits

Pair 1930’s Mennonite Cloth  Rabbits

Pair 1930’s Mennonite Cloth  Rabbits

Pair 1930’s Mennonite Cloth  Rabbits


This pair of Mennonite cloth rabbits is just as wonderful as can be.  They came out of the same Lancaster County, PA household and were probably made as Easter gifts for two siblings. 

Each measuring slightly under 5 inches long by 3 inches tall to tip of ears, they are made out of an off-white cotton flannel and stuffed with cotton batting.  In excellent condition, they still retain their satin ribbons as well as their single pink stitch eyes. 

You will note that one has a sky blue flannel headpiece, probably placed there by the forward-thinking maker as a way of identifying each child’s beloved “bun” in the event its ribbons were either lost or worn away.

Condition is excellent, with just a bit of wear to the flannel on the rabbit with the green ribbon; a sign that he may have been “loved” just a bit more than the other.

In the world of collecting these wonderful works of folk art, it is to find pairs and when we do we consider them quite a find.  I don’t think that needs repeating in their case.

Price: SOLD


The items featured here are a small sampling of our inventory. If you are looking for a particular item, it may be in the shop so don't hesitate to contact me. Also, do check the photos under the "Shop & Shows" feature page, as you may spot an item in one of them that speaks to your collecting sensibility.

Also, don't hesitate to ask for more photos of a piece..Or ask as many questions as you like about it.


Terms and Conditions of Sale:

Personal checks, money orders, cashiers checks. Personal checks require a 7 business day bank clearance period. Unless prior arrangements have been made, payment must be received within 7 days or item will be re-offered for sale.

I guarantee all items to be as described. I try to be as thorough and meticulous in my descriptions as possible, and will gladly send additional photos as well as answer any questions about a piece in order to avoid return of merchandise.

In the event there is a discrepancy with respect to an item's representation, I must be notified within 48 hours of receipt of the piece. Upon notification, and my approval, the item must be returned within 7 days in the condition it was received in order to receive a refund less shipping and insurance.

Taxes:
Pennsylvania residents must pay 6% sales tax unless they possess a valid resale number.

Shipping and Handling:
Purchaser is responsible for all shipping, handling and insurance costs. I ship via the best and lowest priced carrier for the piece. Pickup of items at The Black Angus in Adamstown, Pennsylvania is a possibility depending on circumstances.

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