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December Vintage- Decades of Decadence

Wed, Dec 8, 2021 11:00AM EST
Lot 144

A FINE SILK & METALLIC BROCADED WAISTCOAT, 1740-1750s

Estimate: $3,000 - $5,000

Bid Increments

Price Bid Increment
$0 $25
$500 $50
$2,000 $100
$5,000 $250
$10,000 $500
$20,000 $1,000
$40,000 $2,500
$100,000 $5,000
$500,000 $10,000
$1,000,000 $25,000
Mans waistcoat woven tisse en form of brocaded multicolored silk w/ floral garland motif twined around metallic lace pattered undulating column on teal patterned silk ground, foil covered domed buttons w/ metallic tinsel & stitched cord overlay, lined in fine glazed tabby wool & linen, 12.75’’ pattern repeat, France or England, CH 35", W 32", L 29.5"-31", (light discoloration & many holes to lining w/ a few being stabilized or repaired, tiny-0.25" holes across back panel,4.5” stabilized tear at CB above tails, light wear to button holes, wear to metallic threads) very good- excellent. Provenance: Dorothy Quincy Homestead. The Costume Collection of the National Society for the Colonial Dames of America.

Condition

Very Good

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