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19th C Velvet Dog Rattle

19th C Velvet Dog Rattle

19th C Velvet Dog Rattle

19th C Velvet Dog Rattle
19th C Velvet Dog Rattle

Another whimsical creature, but with a much more polished demeanor, this dog will steal your heart away.

Measuring a mere 5 inches in length (her tail is sewn to her body) and 2 ½ inches tall, this sweetie is machine sewn with some handfinishing. Fashioned out of a lovely brown velvet, this old girl still retains her original glass eyes, floss nose and mouth as well as satin ribbon and brass bell. As if that weren’t enough, the added bonus: she’s a rattle. She’s cotton-batting filled, and within there lies a tube filled with the stuff of which early rattles are made.

She dates to around 1880-’90 and was probably made in Germany as many of these creatures were fabricated.

Loveable puppy face, she is waiting to be adopted into a new home.

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.

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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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