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Hard to find antique dollhouse miniature tobacco felt leopard animal print rug features a leopard sprawled out on a dark brown rectangular rug with a dark green rug underneath decorated with interesting tan geometric patterns outlined in dark brown.
The rug measures 4 3/4" x 7 3/4" and is marked, "©GLC14", on the bottom front. Made in the early 1900s, it is in excellent condition with no fading or wear.
Tobacco flannels or felts were give-aways in packages of tobacco and cigarettes at the turn of the century. Popular designs for these felts were baseball players, flags from various countries, popular colleges and universities and dollhouse rugs. Many of the larger size rugs or flannels featured Native American designs.
Animal prints are harder to find. These rugs could be used in country style dollhouses and rustic cabins made by manufacturers such as Bliss and Schoenhut. The animal prints also work well in studies and libraries.
Along with a wide range of vintage and antique dollhouse miniatures for sale at Curley Creek Antiques, I'm also selling the contents of my parent's doll, toy and miniatures museum. Look for wonderful treasures from Europe as well as the United States. Su
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Antique Dollhouse Miniature Tobacco Felt Leopard Animal Print Rug Dark Green Early 1900s 1" Scale
$40 USD SOLD
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