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Vintage for Valentines

Wed, Feb 14, 2024 11:00AM EST
Lot 177

TWO COTTON OR VELVET DAY DRESSES, EARLY 1930s

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

1 pink cotton voile w/ pearl cotton embroidery & open threadwork to yoke & skirt, tucked scallops at midriff, corded piping to neck, armscye & W, smocked SHs, 1932, B 36”, W 28”, L 44”, (slip N/I, tiny-0.5” holes at W scallops, few tiny stains & holes, minor hem discoloration) very good; 1 champagne to moss green ombre devore velvet in floral motif w/ scoop neckline & fitted W band, c. 1930, B 36”, W 28”, L 42”, sash belt 2” x 32”, (slip N/I, broad light discoloration esp. around SH, 0.25” hole rt underarm, few scattered tiny holes & stains, few pulls) good. Deaccessioned by the Valentine Museum to benefit collections care, preservation and future acquisitions.

Condition

Good-Very Good

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