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END-OF-SUMMER VINTAGE SPECTACULAR

Wed, Sep 9, 2020 07:00AM EDT
Lot 7

BLUE & PURPLE SILK PLAID DAY DRESS, c. 1859

Estimate: $400 - $600

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
2-pc silk taffeta plaid day dress in shades of purple, white & aquamarine w/ fitted bodice terminating in CF V-waist & pleated bodice panels radiating from W to SHs, hidden center front hook & eye closure w/ oversized decorativebuttons at CF of bodice & skirt, military shaped sleeves trimmed w/ black Chantilly lace & pinked edged box pleated purple silk taffeta flounces at cuff & along outer sleeve seam, small decorative thread covered buttons & loops at CB,B 30.5", W 24", L 52", (unpicked skirt, tiny holes & discoloration spots in SHs & front of bodice, very small hole CF W, breaks in lace at right front W) fair.