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Old Brown Checked Farm Apron with Whitework


Old Brown Checked Farm Apron with Whitework
Old Brown Checked Farm Apron with Whitework
Old Brown Checked Farm Apron with Whitework

This is as nice a decorated apron as one could hope to find. 

Made out of 1880’s millwork cotton, it measures 36 inches long by 47 inches wide with a 23 inch waist.  It has short ties, which require that it be pinned to the skirt, one of which has an extra length of brown check added probably to accommodate a slight gain in weight by the owner. Machine-sewn with hand finishing, it is cross-stitched in white cotton floss.  It is in excellent condition with no rips, holes or tears.

This was probably a “Sunday” or special occasion apron as it is too wonderfully decorated to be for everyday use.  It makes a great addition to a peg rack and certainly brightens up a lone peg on the back of a door.

Price: SOLD


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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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