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Vintage for Valentines

Wed, Feb 14, 2024 11:00AM EST
Lot 7

TWO SILK VELVET EVENING COATS, 1928-1930

Estimate: $500 - $800

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 magenta silk velvet evening coat embroidered w/ purple embroidered arrowhead motif, square collar, long sleeves w/ turn back cuff, champagne satin lining, c. 1928, SH-SH 15”, L 46”, (slip N/I, light crushing & small wear spots, few tiny holes & stains, minor seam strain below arrow stitching, missing closures CF & cuffs, discoloration at hem & lower CB, lining shattered at collar, velvet shedding) good; 1 maroon velvet coat w/ metallic pink, yellow & grey flocking in pineapple motif to long bell sleeves, turn-back collar into rolled revere, silk satin lining, c. 1930, SH-SH 14”, L 42”, (slip N/I, crushing/few tiny holes at collar, light wear to velvet, minor cracking to flocking) very 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.