19th Century Victorian Black Velvet Hand Painted Pin Keep Cushion

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Many Victorians fashioned round discs, called pin keeps, to store straight pins for handy use on a dresser or sewing basket.  The Gatherings is offering a pin keep, dating from the late 19th Century (about 1880-1890), covered in black velvet … Read More

Victorian 1860 Elisha American Tract Society Children Reading Book

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Elisha published by the American Tract Society, New York. Although no publishing date, mostly likely from 1850-1860’s.  Inscribed in ink on the inside of cover are the words G. Reformed S. School (not sure if the last word is school.) … Read More

6 Vintage Linen Table Napkins Azores Portugal Embroidery Flower Basket Unused Label

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Vintage 1930 1940 set of linen luncheon napkins with cutwork embroidery of flower basket , in a blue tone color, at one corner.  A scallop design accents the entire edge.  The set is unused, still with the Azores Portugal paper … Read More

Vintage Linen Hand Towel Swan Lily Unused Tag 1930 1940 Maroon White

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Why not this bold colorful vintage hand towel to decorate your retro bathroom?  Or possibly, for a decorator touch, this pure linen towel would command attention.  Dating from the 1930’s, 1940’s, the printed towel is embellished with a swan and … Read More

Society Silk Christmas Holly Berry Victorian Embroidery Square Linen Doily Cloth

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Vintage Christmas can come anytime of the year. Why not this lovely society silk holly berry embroidery square table doily mat.  Dating from the Victorian or Edwardian era, the cloth features a large cluster of berries in two opposite corners. … Read More

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