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19th C Theorem Velvet Cat Rattle

19th C Theorem Velvet Cat Rattle

19th C Theorem Velvet Cat Rattle

19th C Theorem Velvet Cat Rattle

19th C Theorem Velvet Cat Rattle

Charming and quite sweet, this 19th C Velvet Stuffed Cat was recently acquired out of a friend’s private collection.

Measuring 3 inches tall, 2 inches broad and 7 inches from tip of nose to tail, she is in excellent condition with no holes, rips or tears.  Firmly stuffed with cotton batting and straw, she still retains her original eyes, cotton floss nose and mouth as well as her original brass bell.  Her satin ribbon has long detiororated.  She is probably German in origin as many of these wonderful toys were made abroad during the late 19th C.

While her face is full of wit and whimsy, her tummy is full of fun and fancy as she is a rattle.  What a special present she must have been for a sweet child.

These velvet cat rattles are especially hard to find and she would make a great to any gathered collection of such toys.

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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