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Vintage for Valentines

Wed, Feb 14, 2024 11:00AM EST
Lot 181

THREE BLACK SILK OR VELVET DAY & EVENING DRESSES, 1920-1930s

Estimate: $300 - $500

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

1 black lace evening dress w/ matching bolero jacket, silk chiffon slip, c. 1930, B 34”, W 28”, L 46”, slip B 32”, bolero L 16”, (opaque slip N/I, pulls/small holes, slip missing SH straps) very good; 1 Colonial revival influence day dress satin stripe silk gauze w/ mm lace collar, ruffled sleeve, hem & skirt flounce w/ box pleated silk satin ribbon trim, early 1920s, B 32”, W 30”, L 46”, (slip N/I, few pulls/tiny holes, fraying & small holes in lace collar) excellent; 1 silk velveteen w/ green silk crepe de chine CF & skirt godet insertions & ruffles, chenille & metallic braid cuff, decorative green composite top buttons, c. 1920, B 34”, W 34”, L 43”, (light wear/crushing, few pleats fallen in trim, underbodice damaged) good. Deaccessioned by the Valentine Museum to benefit collections care, preservation and future acquisitions.

Condition

Good-Excellent

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