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Spring Sartorial Spectacular

Wed, Apr 24, 2024 11:00AM EDT
Lot 117

TWO SILK EVENING OR DAY DRESSES, 1890s

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 evening dress printed w/ violets on textured cream silk ground, 1/2 silk puff SH length sleeves, ribbon insertion at W, draped silk crepe de chine neck & front, silk satin pleated band above hem, flat lined w/ cotton, buckram & lace dust ruffle, B 30", L 20”, skirt W 20”, L 42”, (sleeve shattering, few bones broken, bodice W altered, 0.75” hole CF skirt, wear) good; 2-pc goldenrod ribbed silk w/ silk chiffon to edges, lined w/ glazed cotton & dust ruffle of pinked silk taffeta, B 32", L 15", skirt W 24", L 38”, (shattering at W & sleeves) fair, (all w/ varying discoloration, small holes & stains); t/w 2-pc gown of pale gold satin & rib stripe w/ floral accents on tan moire, crystal seed beads & faceted glass moonstones, label “Jarrett & Emerson, Baltimore”.

Condition

Fair-Good

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