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“Hattie” Mid 19th C Cloth Doll

“Hattie” Mid 19th C Cloth Doll
“Hattie” Mid 19th C Cloth Doll
“Hattie” Mid 19th C Cloth Doll
“Hattie” Mid 19th C Cloth Doll
“Hattie” Mid 19th C Cloth Doll
“Hattie” Mid 19th C Cloth Doll

This doll is such a charmer, I just don’t know where to begin.  So, for brevity’s and time’s sake I’ll start with a description.

This old girl stands 17 ¾ inches tall, and is approx. 4 inches across the shoulders and is both hand and treadle sewn.

Fashioned out of natural homespun linen and stuffed with cotton batting, her “hair”  and shoes are fashioned of  a dark brown homespun linen.  She is wearing her original hand sewn brown checked linen dress and apron with a hand sewn natural chemise underneath.

Now, for her character:  her minimal yet expressive facial features are penciled and give her a whimsical and very loveable countenance.  Sometimes she is a little worried looking, sometimes excited as if she’s got big news to tell you.

I purchased her years ago at the Mid-Week show in New Hampshire out of a dealer’s private collection.  She’s been in mine ever since. 

Full of whit and whimsy, she’s just waiting to be introduced to her country cousins who reside in your home!

Price: $2800


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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