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Brown-checked Homespun Linen Tablecloth

Brown-checked Homespun Linen Tablecloth
Brown-checked Homespun Linen Tablecloth

Presented for your consideration is a wonderful deep, rich brown and natural homespun linen tablecloth which was purchased at a farm sale in Bethlehem Township, Northampton County, Pennsylvania. It is all hand stitched and has an off-center seam, with one or two mends. Measuring 52 inches wide by 66 inches in length, it is in excellent condition with the cloth being nice and supple. Dating to the first half of the 19th century, this is a very nice example of the "other" color brown homespun we are known for here in Pennsylvania. This piece has recently been documented as part of a survey being done of eighteenth and nineteenth century multicolored linen from southeastern Pennsylvania.

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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