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This light to medium weight fabric is a marvelous mid century barkcloth in Excellent Never Used Vintage Condition.
Perfect for any type of children’s playroom or bedroom.

The barkcloth features a circus motif with wonderful animal figures performing under the "Big Top"
The animal figures in red, blue green and yellow, with fabulous graphics, are quite large; most range from 5” to 8” tall, the giraffe being over 10” high.

Selvage Edge Reads: "Guaranteed to be Vat Prints" (see photo #5)

Excellent Condition Never Used MINT!
This fabric has been laundered to remove any odor that may have been present as a result of spending the last 70 years in storage.
Crisp and clean...ready for your next project

Panel #1 is in MINT condition
Panel #2 has a screen printing flaw. The yellow color was pulled 36" down the length of the panel on one side, (see photo #5). The fabric is in MINT condition.

This listing is for 1 panel. There are 2 panels available in 2 different lengths, (see Measurements section below).


Panel #1
Width 36" (91.5 cm)......selvage to selvage
Length 67" (170 cm)

Panel #2
Width 36" (91.5 cm).....selvage to selvage
Length 74" (188 cm)

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Kimberly Swenson-Zakula

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I can not take returns on fabric cut specifically to fill your order.

Under the Big Top// Vintage Children's Novelty Circus Fabric// Mid Century Barkcloth// Cotton Yardage//

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  • Vintage Supply from the 1950s
  • Materials: Cotton Barkcloth, Cotton Yardage, Cotton Fabric
  • Ships worldwide from United States
  • Feedback: 399 reviews
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