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African-American made Sewing Stand?

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Primitive Furniture73 of 100Folk Art Carvings and Furniture Photograph Collection Jim LindermanPrimitive Pie Safe *Came out of an 1847 house*
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Posted 6 years ago


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Eccentric as can be, and entirely handmade with unusual gold paint embellishment, this piece of folk art furniture shows characteristics of being
African-American, but we will never know for sure. Full (brief) essay on the piece is found on the Dull Tool Dim Bulb Site here.


  1. Benking, 6 years ago
    Wow, you have that Jim?
  2. JimLinderman JimLinderman, 6 years ago
    Yes. Pretty wild, eh? Follow DULL TOOL DIM BULB and VINTAGE SLEAZE and OLD-TIME-RELIGION to keep up with other items. JIM LINDERMAN
  3. michelleamieux michelleamieux, 5 years ago
    I need the "Super Love" button for this one!!! Mich
  4. Benking, 5 years ago
    That makes my day happy Jim!

    Who made it?
  5. ho2cultcha ho2cultcha, 5 years ago
    i think this must have been j. b. lenoir's endtable. [god rest his soul]
  6. epson233 epson233, 5 years ago
    well i have seen a lot of sewing stands -- but nothing to compare to this little beauty
  7. ho2cultcha ho2cultcha, 2 years ago
    museum piece!

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