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Museum Deaccession Bulk Sale

Wed, Jun 26, 2024 10:00AM EDT
  2024-06-26 10:00:00 2024-06-26 10:00:00 America/New_York Augusta Auctions Augusta Auctions : Museum Deaccession Bulk Sale https://bid.augusta-auction.com/auctions/augusta-auctions/museum-deaccession-bulk-sale-16091
It's not quite Discovery, but not a catalog sale either. This sale will feature over 1,000 vintage pieced that have never been offered from institutional and private consignors.
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Lot 108

FOUR SILK EVENING OR DAY DRESSES, BERLIN, c. 1890- c. 1895

Estimate: $300 - $500
Starting Bid
$150

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 day dress of cream silk taffeta chine in lavender & brown floral motifs, trimmed w/ light purple chenille & velvet ribbons, 1895, fair; 1 18th C revival tea dress of changeante blue & pink silk taffeta woven w/ gray moire & black stripes & silk embroidered chiffon, 1890, label “D. Petrus (?) Berlin”, fair; 2-pc evening dress of black satin c/o dotted silk w/ black jet, & crystal drops w/ pale gold silk velvet underlay, skirt w/ graduated velvet ribbon border, 1895, bodice good, skirt fair; 2-pc evening dress of cream silk taffeta chine in pink & green foliage motif, pink silk ribbon trim, mid 1890s, label “Holston, New York”, fair. Deaccessioned by the Valentine Museum. Measurements & condition report available upon request.

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