Antique German Hand Embroidered TURKEY RED LAUNDERED LINENS BASKET COVER
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Fresh Laundered Linens Basket Cover
from Germany Medium to heavy weight tan cotton ground with red fabric trim, 33" x 40" wide, hand embroidered redwork WORDING, gently used, there ARE storage blemishes and a couple of water marks (see ALL pictures - all will remove with a pre-treat/launder), other than the fore mentioned and needing a launder to remove any/all 'NORMAL' surface storage remains, the piece is in very nice condition. Linens had their place, had their purpose, were made to conceal and cover up, had sayings and rhymes, and are now simply wonderful to own. These are fun cultural pieces, and if only they could talk! Please stop by often to see what's new!:-)
ANTIQUE: decorative object made at an earlier period and according to various customs laws at least 100 years ago. I will be using anything prior to 1930.
VINTAGE: of old; dating from the past: OLD, OUTMODED, OLD-FASHIONED.
ESTATE SALES: household sales, moving sales, rummage sales, etc., all sales coming from an estate.
EUROPEAN means exactly that, "European" and does not by any means limit the items from Germany only. Folks have moved from one Country to another much as we move from one State to another. Exquisite Irish lace is sent as a gift to Norway from a friend, a piece of Belgian lace is now in Germany, or