Vintage KEWPIE Baby Blanket Summer Coverlet, 36" x 25

  • Sold for: Start FREE Trial! or Sign In to see what it's worth.
  • Item Category: Textiles, Clothing & Accessories
  • Source: eBay
  • Sold Date: Aug 20,2008
  • Channel: Online Auction

This little treasure was found at an estate sale and appears to be very old. The Kewpies are all hand embroidered, and some type of dye or color was used to highlight the images. The background was a light tan or ivory, but is very aged with stains. A pastel pink border was machine sewn, but it is very faded. All the stitches however, are still very tight. The focus of the four Kewpies at the top of the coverlet is to tend to the sleeping baby . . . pulling up the blanket, and making her comfortable. T are seven more Kewpies positioned around the border. I find two tiny holes measuring 1/16" in diameter, as well as a pin hole. The edge has two spots that have a 1/16" and a 1/8" tear. Again, this piece has various stains, but the Kewpies and Baby are as precious as can be. The fabric is very lightweight and measures 36" x 25", making it the perfect summer coverlet.

If you like this piece, you should take a look at my other auctions running on ebay today. to check them out.

Insurance is optional on this purchase. I pack with the utmost care, but cannot control the handling as it winds it's way to you. If you have any concerns, please purchase insurance, as I will not be responsible for loss or damage. I will combine shipping to save on insurance and freight.

I DO NOT ACCEPT PERSONAL OR BUSINESS CHECKS!

Items in the Worthopedia are obtained exclusively from licensors and partners solely for our members’ research needs.

Relevant Articles