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Hardwood Canopy Bed in Beige (SOLD)

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BED: Beautiful quality canopy bed, circa 1950, from the American manufacturer, Hall's Lifetime Toys in Chattanooga, Tennessee, (sadly no longer in existence). The bed is made in hardwood and solidly constructed. It measures 11.75 in/30cm long x 10in/26cm high. Fragility note: Please take care with the bedposts of this bed.

BEDCLOTHES: Amazingly, the canopy top, coverlet and pillow, are original to this bed, although cleaned and restored. In addition, there is a handmade mattress, flowered sheet and soft blanket. All bedclothes are hand-washable.

CHAIR: A most beautiful, hand-painted chair from the late 19th or early 20th c. For either dolly or her teddy bear to sit on.

BOOKCASE: Two shelf vintage bookcase holding the fake 'books' it came with; each book cover in gorgeous vintage papers. Dolly's (new) knitting yarn sits in an antique bowl.

WARDROBE: A charming, hand-made piece from mid 20th c., with two opening doors. Inside are two shelves plus two hanging pegs; the backing board is lined with vintage paper. On top sits a pair of ceramic ginger jars.

WALLS: Covered in modern wrapping paper, which has been mounted on two pieces of 5mm thick, A3 foam board. Each piece of foam board measures 42x29.5cm or 11 5/8 x16 3/8in.

DOLL: Chosen from our selection of vintage dolls. Please see relevant section of our website for a larger choice. This one, a Ginny-like doll of unknown manufacture, is in good vintage condition with long, comb-able hair.