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Wed, Feb 14, 2024 11:00AM EST
Lot 237

FOUR PIECE GENT’S FANCY DRESS COSTUME, EARLY 20TH C

Estimate: $500 - $800

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

4-pc ensemble in 18th C revival style c/o stamped silk moire’ frock coat w/ Corelli embroidery w/ silver metallic sequins & chemical lace & sequined domed buttons, chain stitch embroidered tulle cuff, lined w/ cotton sateen, cotton damask Wcoat w/ Corelli embroidery & CF cast button closures, half silk breeches w/ bone buttons, matching jabot, early 20th, SH-SH 16”, CH approx. 40”, L 34”, Wcoat CH 38”-42”, L 23”, breeches W 34”, Inseam 17”, (minor discoloration/stains, tarnish to sequins/few missing, Wcoat back w/ few tears up to 0.75”, wear to Wband & cuffs of breeches w/ few small scuffs/tears, right leg missing cuff buckle, tears in lace sleeve cuffs) very good-excellent; t/w cotton duck riding breeches w/ bone buttons, 1930s, label "Rauch Saumur". Deaccessioned by the Valentine Museum to benefit collections care, preservation and future acquisitions.

Condition

Very Good-Excellent

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Deaccessioned by the Valentine Museum to benefit collections care, preservation and future acquisitions.