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Decades of Decadence

Wed, Dec 7, 2022 11:00AM EST
Lot 167

TWO DAY DRESSES, c. 1880 & c. 1890

Estimate: $400 - $600

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$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 fine tattersall navy & tan shot silk taffeta visiting dress, fitted bodice w/ standing ruffled collar into deep gathered & smocked front panel & w/ outer ruffle across neck & continued at either side of CF to W, full sleeve gathered to SH & cuff, lined in cotton twill, flat front gored skirt w/ double hem ruffle, lined in glazed cotton & linen, c. 1890, B 33", W 24.5", L 19.5", skirt W 21.5", L 42", (2 detached/incl buttons, tiny-1" stains/holes, collar & cuffs shredded, stains CB hem); 2-pc khaki bombazine c/o ladies cutaway frock coat, bodice w/ integrated W coat, agate buttons, collar, cuffs & overskirt hem of dark green wool twill, c. 1880, B 33", W 27", L 20-38", skirt W 26.5", L 30", (shattering, tiny-1" stains, hem worn) both fair.



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