Found locally here in Lancaster County
A lovely item for the collector of
Not just a scrap or a runner, nor just
some yardage ...
Here is an entire Bed Case of Antique
Red & White Pennsylvania Homespun Kelsch Cotton
This large feather bed cover measures
approximately 80" in length and is 44" across, and you can double that
measurement of fabric, since both the front and the back were made of this
same early plaid woven cotton homespun. Made up of 4 pieces, the red
plaid is lightly faded. The top edge, where the feather bed was inserted,
has three buttons and handmade button holes.
Clean. The antique Kelsch fabric
is lightly faded.
There are a few small marks. No
holes or rips.
The fabric still retains a good