American Legend Bicentennial Rug Alexander Smith Carpet
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Sold Date: 07/15/2007
Channel: Online Auction
AMERICAN LEGEND BICENTENNIAL RUG 1776-1976 BY Alexander Smith Carpet Co. NEW IN ORIGINAL BOX God Bless America
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Brand New in Manufacturers Box!
This rug was given to me by my patriotic father who owned a carpet company in 1976 and was specifically created for the bicentennial year of 1976. It has been in my possession, in a smoke free environment for the last 31 years and has remained boxed except occasionally being admired by friends and family members.This heirloom commemorative rug proudly displays the American Flag, the Bald Eagle, and the Liberty Bell with the dates of 1776 and 1976. Rug is made of 100% acrylic fiber, very thick and plush. Tightly bound edges and extremely well made. Size: 36" X 55". THIS JULY 4TH WE WILL BE CELEBRATING OUR 231ST YEAR OF INDEPENDENCE! SUPPORT OUR TROOPS AND GOD BLESS AMERICA! The American Legend A work of art, lasting commemoration of our inheritance. The eagle, proud emblem of our country, symbol of power, courage, freedom and immortality, stands majestically before the American flag. On June 14, 1777 the Continental Congress declared that "the flag of the United States be 13 stripes alternate red and white, that the Union be 13 stars, white in a blue field representing a new constellation". General Washington is said to have described it's symbolism, "we take the stars from heaven, the red from our mother country...and the white stripes shall go down to posterity representing liberty". The Liberty Bell was rung on July 8, 1776 to herald the Declaration of Independence. It was cast by the British for their Pennsylvania Province with the motto: "Proclaim Liberty throughout the land and on the inhabitants tof". It is said to have cracked when the bell was tolled for Chief Justice Marshall in 1835. Shipping Charge for this item is $14.95 within the Continental US (48 contiguous states) For all other shipping addresses, see SHIPPING INFORMATION below. SELLER STATEMENT Our intent is for you to have a positive, fun, and incident free bidding experience. We make every effort to describe the item accurately, correspond promptly, professionally pack, and promptly ship. Thank you for looking and bidding. BIDDING INFORMATION Paypal payments accepted only on confirmed address accounts. Please contact prior to bidding for payment and shipping options, and quotes for International, APO, and FPO addresses. Compatibility, when applicable, with other products, is buyer's responsibility. SHIPPING INFORMATION Advertised Shipping charge is applicable to Continental US (48 contiguous states) and confirmed Paypal accounts. Please contact prior to bidding for International, APO, and FPO shipping quotes. Items usually ship within 24 hours of payment, excluding (weekends, holidays, and payments by personal checks). Shipping and packaging fees are not negotiable or refundable. Shipping carrier is by seller's discretion. Shipping is delayed up to ten days to allow checks to clear when paying by check. PAYMENT INFORMATION Accepted forms of payments are Credit Cards through , Cashier checks, Money orders, and personal checks (shipping is delayed to allow check to clear). No COD or escrow payments. Payments must be received with 7 business days of auction end. RETURNS, EXCHANGES, AND WARRANTY All sales are final and "as is" unless specified in the ad. Any warranty will be advertised in the ad. CONTACT INFORMATION Please use "Ask seller a question" link in the ad for any correspondence or questions. Please by sure to include the auction number, your name, complete address, and ebay user name, and email address, in all correspondence. If you are the winning bidder, click on the Checkout Now button to complete your purchase. ...
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