This is an original vintage cotton picking sack made of heavy canvas - duck fabric. It measures 26" wide and 70" long on short side and 76" long on shoulder side. It has 1/2 w, n, h, (can't tell which of these letters)t PIONEER SACK, then underneath that it has some more letters i can't make out OZ. per sq. yd. It does have a few holes and they show in one of the pictures. W you see the holes is w it was drug on the ground. Oh yes, on one of the bottom corners someone wrapped some baling wire arround the corner for some reason. Anyway, it is still t Do you have one of these to hang on your log cabin wall (inside or out) or in your restored barn?

Once when I was a child of 5 years old, I thought I wanted to help my grandfather pick cotton. It didn't take very long to realize I was not getting anyw fast. I got one of these sacks (not this one, but one just like it) and did not get much into the sack when I had had all I wanted of picking cotton.

Please e-mail with any questions before bidding. Thanks for looking and we would be pleased if you would add 'hollygrovefarm' to your 'favorite sellers' list.

If you bid and win something that is dear to you, you might want to insure it. Mostly the Post Office does a good job but I cannot be responsible for the item once it is accepted by the Post Office. I do feel
... read more