26th May, 2023 10:30 GMT/BST

Costume, Accessories & Textiles

  Lot 2006


Gents Early 20th Century Dressing Gowns and Smoking Jackets, comprising a Harry Lee Hong Kong black silk jacket woven with silver roundels, quilted lapels (size 46),
black and brown wool striped jacket with patch pockets, belt and yellow rope style trim,
Kendal Milne men's black jacket printed with silver and gold motifs, pockets, belt, silver and gold rope style trim,
Lloyd Clarence Wrap men's green wool and red polka dot printed smokers jacket with red rope style trim,
Chinese green brocade dressing robe with green cotton quilted collar and cuffs,
a burgundy Courtauld fabric paisley pattern robe with belt,
Tootal blue and red patterned robe with belt,
G&W King Edinburgh patterned robe,
green woven chequer board design robe with patch pockets and belt tie,
another in blue multi pattern design,

Sold for £150
Estimated at £150 - £250


Harry Lee Jacket - belt missing, one sleeve seam slightly open, slight wear.
Striped wool jacket - 50" chest, slight wear.
Kendal Milne jacket - 46" chest, couple of areas where small holes, slight wear.
Lloyd Clarence jacket - 42" chest, some rubbing and wear.
Chinese green brocade robe - 48" chest, sleeve seam open, some small areas of discolouration overall, belt missing.
Courtauld robe - slight discolouration and wear, 42" chest.
Tootal robe - 40" chest, slight wear.
Green checked robe - 42" chest, slight discolouration and wear overall.
G&W King robe - 44" chest, some fading and wear.
Blue patterned robe - 38" chest, some wear.


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Auction: Costume, Accessories & Textiles, 26th May, 2023

Highlights include quilts from Cumbria, a private collection of late 19th and early 20th century quilts from Great Britain, the United States and Canada, and a good selection of dolls. Amongst the luxury designer goods is a selection of Louis Vuitton luggage, a collection of 1990s designer outfits, a variety of 20th century costume, and modern perfumes.


Tuesday 23 May - Wednesday 24 May 10am-4pm, Thursday 25 May 10am-5pm and the morning of the sale from 8am

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