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Vintage for Valentines

Wed, Feb 14, 2024 11:00AM EST
Lot 111

TWO COTTON LINGERIE DRESSES, 1900s

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

2-pc cotton lawn w/ narrow band collar, CF panel, cuffs, revere ruffle & lower half of skirt w/ Heilmann embroidery, c. 1903, B 32”, L 14”, skirt W 20”, L 40”, (discoloration CB collar, 1.5” tear right SH, 0.25”-1.5” holes CB hem, tiny holes & stains, few period mends) very good; 2-pc dotted Swiss cotton w/ stock collar, pieced radiating yoke & yoke flounce w/ mm lace, skirt w/ tiered self-ruffles, B 38”, L 26”, skirt W 26”, L 41”, (some fabric stressing at seams, scattered tiny-0.5” holes & stains, 1 missing button, repairs at Wband) excellent. 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.