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Eight Pieces of Victorian Mourning Clothing

Auction:
2991T
Lot:
1452
Sold for:
$160$130

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Auction:
Discovery - 2991T
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
March 16, 2017 10:00AM

Description:

Eight Pieces of Victorian Mourning Clothing, including silk and wool capes, embroidered bodice, and a lace embroidered cape.

Provenance: Sold to benefit the preservation of the collections of the Danvers Historical Society.
Estimate $250-350


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

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1600–50 in Western European fashion, 19th-century fashion, Bodice, Clothing, Cultural history, Culture, Lace, Textile

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