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"Santa & Tree"
This Santa is a sweet old ragdoll. Hand sewn from early fabric with early suiting wool, boots & cap. Early star calico shirt, early quilt wool jacket with old wool trim, black cotton short pants sewn from the fabric of a Mennonite quilt. He has black leather suspenders & holds a vintage bottle brush Christmas tree. He has old red stripe socks and measures 11 inches tall.
PRICE: $210.00 SOLD!
SIGNED, DATED & ONE OF A KIND
USA SHIPPING IS INCLUDED!
​SOLD!
"Father Christmas"
Father Christmas stands 10 inches tall and is done in Belschnickel style. He is a stump doll with mitten hands & needle sculpted face. A portion of the bottom part of his body is an early brown homespun nicely worn. The lower portion of his arms are wrapped in early brown stripe stockings. He wears old brown wool coat trimmed in old wool from a child's coat. He is entirely hand stitched from early muslin. His hat matches his long coat. He carries an early homespun bag filled with scented buck wheat hulls. "NOEL" is naively cross stitched to the bag. He also carries a grubby branch trimmed in old leather & flax as his walking stick.    
PRICE: $225.00 
SIGNED, DATED & ONE OF A KIND
USA SHIPPING IS INCLUDED 
"Gathering Santa"
This is a small detailed stump Santa with arms standing 6-1/2 inches tall. He wears a hood & coat hand sewn from very faded early red homespun wool trimmed in early batting with tiny rusty bells as buttons. An early faded red calico trims the bottom. His face is needle sculpted with beard and hair sewn on in sections. He is hand sewn from early muslin. He carries an old burlap sack with grubby birch branches and a tiny early wool rag ball.   
PRICE: $110.00   SOLD!
SIGNED, DATED & ONE OF A KIND
USA SHIPPING INCLUDED



"Santa With Hymnal"
This Santa stands 11-1/2 inches tall and is entirely hand sewn from early cloth. His face is needle sculpted with separately applied nose. He wears a most wonderful faded & worn home dyed cotton with repairs. It is trimmed with wool of an early child's coat. Larger rusty bells are his buttons. His bottom is trimmed in early blue faded calico. He carries a sack stitched from home dyed early homespun. Nestled in the sack are some Christmas greens and a wonderful tiny rag doll with a penciled face, blue calico dress and blue homespun apron & bonnet. All 19th. Century fabrics. She has little drawers & tattered socks and is 4 inches tall. Santa also carries his "Hymnal". Old Hymn pages with a cover of old brown leather.   
PRICE: $265.00 SOLD!
SIGNED, DATED & ONE OF A KIND
USA SHIPPING INCLUDED.  
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"Stick Ornie Elephant"
This SWEET Elephant measures 9 inches to the end of his stick. He is hand sewn from early gray cotton which came from a Mennonite quilt. He hangs from grubby old cord with 2 rusty Liberty bells added. Tied around his neck is an early Cadet blue homespun. He also has stitched eyes and separately applied ears. 
PRICE: $49.00 
SIGNED, DATED & ONE OF A KIND
USA SHIPPING INCLUDED.this cutey is still available
"Old Jar Santa"
This Santa is entirely hand sewn with his bottom part being a beautiful old jar filled with berries, Acorns, tiny birch cones and Christmas greens. He stands 10-1/2 inches tall. He has a needle sculpted face, stitched eyes with raw wool applied in sections for his hair, eyebrows, mustache with a wonderfully braided beard. He wears drab green & red wools unearthed from an early quilt. Rusty bells are his buttons, he carries a quilt sack of early fabrics backed in early homespun with a tiny wreath, rusty bells and early red homespun.  
PRICE: $198.00 SOLD!
SIGNED, DATED & ONE OF A KIND
USA SHIPPING INCLUDED. 
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"Herald Angel"
A sweet delicate Angel, hand sewn from early cotton stockings & early cloth. She measures 9-3/4" tall. She wears the most wonderful early faded to perfection and tattered to perfection  blue calico dress. Her hood is an early wool scrap blue plaid. Her face is penciled and faded as an early doll would be. Her wings are rusty wire trimmed in early blue calico & homespun. She sings her Hymn's from a little book hand sewn with early blue homespun. She sings "IN THE SECRET of HIS PRESENCE", a hymn from 1885. She also has long drawers. 
PRICE: $165.00 
SIGNED, DATED & ONE OF A KIND
USA SHIPPING INCLUDED ** SOLD
"Stick Horse Ornaments"
Both are hand sewn from a black early wool challis. #1 wears an early blue homespun wool scarf and measures 9 - 1/2 inches tall.  #2 wears an early worn plaid homespun wool scarf and also measures 9-1/2 inches. Both have leather muzzles and reins, stitched eyes, separately applied ears and little wool scrap manes. They hang from leather & a rusty bell is attached. 


PRICE: $49.00  EACH BOTH SOLD!
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SIGNED, DATED & ONE OF A KIND
USA SHIPPING INCLUDED.
BOTH SOLD!
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"Civil War Soldier Ornaments"
Confederate Soldier - He measures 5 inches tall. He is hand sewn from early cloth with a needle sculpted face and sectioned & stitched hair, beard & mustache. He wears an early gray cotton jacket & hat. His buttons are early glass beads. He has a leather belt and a tobacco pouch. The pouch is filled with old tobacco. He hangs from a rusty wire hook. UNION Soldier - He measures 5 inches tall. He is also hand sewn from early cloth and has a needle sculpted face and sectioned & stitched hair, beard & mustache. He wears an early blue cotton cloth jacket & hat. His buttons are early glass beads too. He has a leather belt and tobacco pouch and is also filled with old tobacco. He hangs from a rusty wire hook as well.   
PRICE: $92.00  EACH SOLD!!!
SIGNED, DATED & ONE OF A KIND
USA SHIPPING INCLUDED.
SOLD!!
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"Santa Plays Harmonica"
Bet you didn't know that Santa plays the harmonica! I didn't either until I saw it with my own eyes! This Black Folk Art Santa is hand sewn from paint stained early muslin. He has separately applied mouth& nose, needle sculpted and stitched eyes. His beard, hair, mustache & eyebrows are sewn on in sections. He is a chubby one, and stands 13-1/2 inches tall. He is rag filled and has mitten hands. I used a mixture of Lindsey - Woolsey and homespun wool for his jacket, short pants and hood. He wears an early faded red plaid head rag under his hood. Early red mitten scraps are his hand warmers. One stitched & one pinned. He has old red striped stockings and a red striped homespun wool scarf. He sports  wonderful tattered, hand sewn red leather boots. Tiny rusty bells are his buttons. Hanging from his button is the tiniest, vintage HOHNER harmonica, absolutely wonderful & unique!  
PRICE: $310.00 SOLD!!
SIGNED, DATED & ONE OF A KIND
USA SHIPPING INCLUDED. 
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