Share your favorites on Show & Tell

8 Foot Muslin Christmas Store Display Saalfield Books Early 1900's?

In Christmas > Santa Collectibles > Show & Tell and Advertising > Store Displays > Show & Tell.
Recent activity136131 of 178858Trime & Postal HistoryJust for fun:  Plastic Bangle
Love it
Like it

Add to collection

Please create an account, or Log in here

If you don't have an account, create one here.

Create a Show & TellReport as inappropriate

Posted 4 years ago


(1 item)

I bought this awesome huge antique store display in Spokane, WA.
It appears to be mounted on muslin just like an old child's muslin book and is about 8 feet long. There is a Saalfield's muslin book in Santa's sleigh which leads me to believe that it was a display/advertising piece for Saalfield's. I can't quite figure out what it is. It looks like it was meant to be laid flat like a tablecloth? I have looked all over the internet for something even remotely similar with no luck. I would LOVE to know more about it!

Mystery Solved


  1. jillg, 4 years ago
    I found out this is a muslin Christmas carpet indeed from the early 1900's.

Want to post a comment?

Create an account or login in order to post a comment.