Antimacassar Sets


Antique & Vintage
 
Antimacassar sets
 
Antimacassar gets its name chiefly from a port in Indonesia.  During Victorian times the port of Makkasar was famous for exporting oils (mostly palm and coconut) which were used to make a hair pomade for men.   It was quickly discovered that the pomade had a tendency to transfer from a gentleman’s hair to the back of the upholstered furniture he was sitting on.  Thus, the anti macassar was developed to protect the furniture.
 
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Ecru Hand Crocheted Antimacassar Set in a Wagon Wheel Pattern
Ecru Hand Crocheted Antimacassar Set in a Wagon Wheel Pattern
$36.00
Peacock Feather Hand Crocheted Antimacassar Set - Timeless
Peacock Feather Hand Crocheted Antimacassar Set - Timeless
$36.00
Unusual Hand Crocheted Antimacassar Set with Filet Peacock
Unusual Hand Crocheted Antimacassar Set with Filet Peacock
$36.00
Antique Crocheted Antimacassar Set – Filet Birds & Bows
Antique Crocheted Antimacassar Set – Filet Birds & Bows
$46.00
Vintage Hand Crocheted Antimacassar Set in a Pretty Deer Pattern
Vintage Hand Crocheted Antimacassar Set in a Pretty Deer Pattern
$46.00
Whimsical 3 pc Hand Crocheted Antimacassar Set - Chickens? Peacocks?  you decide
Whimsical 3 pc Hand Crocheted Antimacassar Set - Chickens? Peacocks? you decide
$36.00
Fancy Vintage hand crocheted Antimacassar set – Monogrammed!
Fancy Vintage hand crocheted Antimacassar set – Monogrammed!
$36.00
Vintage Hand Crocheted 3 pc. Antimacassar Set - Perfect for the Equestrian!
Vintage Hand Crocheted 3 pc. Antimacassar Set - Perfect for the Equestrian!
$46.00

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