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Museum Deaccession Bulk Sale

Wed, Jun 26, 2024 10:00AM EDT
  2024-06-26 10:00:00 2024-06-26 10:00:00 America/New_York Augusta Auctions Augusta Auctions : Museum Deaccession Bulk Sale https://bid.augusta-auction.com/auctions/augusta-auctions/museum-deaccession-bulk-sale-16091
It's not quite Discovery, but not a catalog sale either. This sale will feature over 1,000 vintage pieced that have never been offered from institutional and private consignors.
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Lot 8

TWO SHOT OR PATTERNED SILK AFTERNOON GOWNS, USA, 1897-1898

Estimate: $400 - $600
Starting Bid
$200

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 dress of dark purple patterned silk woven gray boteh motif w/ purple silk chiffon & knotted net overlay terminating in miniature silk covered glands, velvet W band to box at left front H, label “Pettee, Cleveland”, c. 1898; 2-pc afternoon dress of changeante blue & pink silk taffeta w/ embroidered tulle & chiffon collar & bodice front, silk chiffon cummerbund w/ CB Art Nouveau buckle & long ruffles falls, bustled skirt w/ CB hook closure, double hem ruffle, c. 1897, both very good, w/ linings & some trim fair-poor. Deaccessioned by the Valentine Museum. Measurements & condition report available upon request.

Condition

Very Good-Poor

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Deaccessioned by the Valentine Museum