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Embroidered Doll Costume

Auction:
2476
Lot:
421
Sold for:
$830$700

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2476
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
October 10, 2009 11:00AM

Description:

Embroidered Doll Costume, late 18th century, floral embroidered, fully lined silk dress with metallic trim, ht. to shoulder 12 in.; together with a large scaled similar style bonnet.
Estimate $400-600

left sleeve: backside has some silk loss along lower edge. Where the sleeve needs the bodice, the stitching is torn out partially. Very minor discoloration to small areas of silk overall. Bottom edge of dress has minor silk losses.

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Fashion, Silk

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