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Spring Sartorial Spectacular

Wed, Apr 24, 2024 11:00AM EDT
Lot 141

TWO LINGERIE DRESSES, LATE 1890-EARLY 1900s

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

2-pc cotton mull lingerie dress, cotton bodice w/ mull overlay & cotton lace at bateau neckline, long sleeves w/ ruching, self ruffles, likely reconfigured from mid 19th C elements, bodice B 30”, L 13”, skirt W 22”, L 42”-60”, (4.5” vertical tear CF neckline, 0.5” & 0.75” holes W, many scattered tiny-0.25” holes, some ruching fallen out esp. slvs) good; 3-pc organza lingerie gown w/ self & lace ruffles, short-slv bodice B 30”, L 14, long-sleeve bodice B 34”, L 17”, skirt W 26”, L 43”, (slip N/I, discoloration collar/SH & hem, few small holes CB Wband, CB skirt hem torn & tattered, short-sleeve bodice shattering at SH-armscye) fair-good. Deaccessioned by the Valentine Museum.

Condition

Fair-Good

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Deaccessioned by the Valentine Museum