This Wonderful Collectible c1958 "Maid of Honor" Sears & Roebuck Doily Stretcher is in it's Original Box with complete Original Instructions.
It is rectangular in shape, and gives directions for shaping every style of doily under the sun, and can do multiples of the same size and shape, all at once! Each side has several areas to lay out your lovely lace and adjust it to the proper shape. The board is made from sturdy masonite, and the painted print is multi colored to assist in achieving your goal of a lovely flat doily.
Measurements of the shipping box (with the original address label!) are 21 inches by 29 inches, with the board measuring 20 by 29 inches. One side has a manufactures defect from the border when it was applied (the white smear near the edge) that does not affect the stretcher. I will ship the least cost method, or Priority Mail if you prefer to recieve it more quickly.
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Keep in mind when bidding that older items often have their unique personalities, and since they are older, will not be in perfect condition. I try very hard to describe each item thoroughly, and to the very best of my ability.
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