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Group of Victorian Clothing

Auction:
2991T
Lot:
1456
Sold for:
$338$275

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

Description:

Group of Victorian Clothing, including a gray bodice and skirt with mother-of-pearl buttons, a rust velvet and silver embroidered bodice, a cream wool embroidered and lace bodice, a brown velvet bodice, and three skirts.

Provenance: Sold to benefit the preservation of the collections of the Danvers Historical Society.
Estimate $300-500


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.

Keywords

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

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