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19th C Theorem Painted Velvet Strawberry Pin Cushion

19th C Theorem Painted Velvet Strawberry Pin Cushion

19th C Theorem Painted Velvet Strawberry Pin Cushion

19th C Theorem Painted Velvet Strawberry Pin Cushion

19th C Theorem Painted Velvet Strawberry Pin Cushion

19th C Theorem Painted Velvet Strawberry Pin Cushion

I simply cannot tell you the last time I found one of these in such great condition.  I was very thrilled to be able to purchase it.

Measuring 4 inches long by 3 inches wide about 2 inches deep, it is firmly stuffed with sawdust.  Hand sewn, it is in excellent condition with but a few pinholes.  The theorem painting is nice and bright but has taken on a nice patina that only age and use can bring. The velvet still retains about 99% of its nap.  The wool felt leave have been attached with glue.

The excellent condition of this piece tells me that was a piece that was cherished and well cared for.  It came out of a local estate in Northampton County, PA.

This is a definitely a “keeper”…if I were still collecting.  As it is, it is paining me to part with it but, alas, I must.

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.

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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