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Early 20thC Amish Cloth Doll

Early 20th C Amish Cloth Doll
Early 20th C Amish Cloth Doll
Early 20th C Amish Cloth Doll
Early 20th C Amish Cloth Doll


Offered for your consideration is this “honest and right” Amish Cloth Doll recently acquired out of a private collection.

Measuring 17 ½ inches tall and 4 inches from shoulder to shoulder, she is constructed out of natural linen, cotton and, as you can see in the photo of her head, some striped cotton ticking as well.  She is of the “flat” construction of Amish dolls, not the over-stuffed baby form.  She feels to be stuffed with cotton batting and is both machine and hand-sewn.  Her clothing is original.

This doll was purchased from Pat Garthoffner years ago and, when Pat saw it recently, she commented that it was one of the Ohio Amish dolls she had acquired and sold.

Dolls such as this don’t surface too often.  She is an excellent example of this genre.

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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