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Early Red/Mustard Wool Coverlet
Early Red/Mustard Wool Coverlet
Early Red/Mustard Wool Coverlet

I guess it boils down to a matter of semantics and the geographic area in which you live: in some areas this fabulous woven wool piece of a rare color combination of red and mustard would be referred to as a blanket, here I’m told, “...if it has a fringe on three sides and a border, it’s a coverlet!”  However you choose to refer to it, it’s wonderful.

Hand-woven and center–seamed, this coverlet boasts a color combination not commonly seen: mustard and red. Condition is good, with some wear along the plain edge as well as loss of fringe and a mend or two, and one or two small holes. All that being said, it is still a very nice example of a hard-to-find color combination. Dating to the first quarter 19th C, it was found in Pennsylvania.

This piece is a “must have” for the early blanket/coverlet collector!

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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