26th May, 2023 10:30 GMT/BST

Costume, Accessories & Textiles

  Lot 2034


Assorted Circa 1960s Ladies Full Length Evening Dresses, comprising Carnegie of London blue, green and cream silk type striped dress (size 14),
Mulchands Singapore purple sleeveless dress with gilt embroidery and sequins to the bodice,
green satin sleeveless dress with sequin and bead modesty panel, pleated skirt and waist detail,
Doree Model blue sleeveless dress with beaded neckline,
Emma Domb California, Frank Jelleff Inc, Washington DC pale pink satin sleeveless dress with sequin trim and bow detail,
Madame Kemp Salon of Roderick Tweedie Ayr woven pink sleeveless dress with scooped neck and full skirt,
Berkertex Mayfair pink pinafore style evening dress with double breasted buttons to the bodice,
Blanes of London green and silver brocade strapless evening dress, with green satin trim and floral corsage to the waist (size 16),
pink and silver sleeveless dress with empire style bust, a-line skirt,
green sleeveless dress with v-neckline and sequin and braid appliqué,

Sold for £120
Estimated at £100 - £200


Carnegie dress - 34" bust, 27" waist, belt missing, slight discolouring under the arms, slight wear.
Mulchands purple dress - 38" bust, 34" waist, slight wear, some thread pulls.
Green satin dress - 38" bust, 32" waist, slight wear and rubbing.
Doree blue dress - 36" bust, 30" waist, some slight discolouration under the arms, slight wear.
Emma Domb dress - 38" bust, 34" waist, some slight discolouration under the arms and to the bodice top and hem, slight wear.
Madame Kemp pink dress - 36" bust, 32" waist, couple ot tiny marks and slight wear overall.
Blanes green dress - 36" bust, 30" waist, slight discolouration under the arms, and a couple of other marks overall, slight wear.
Berkertex Mayfair pink dress - some rubbing overall, 36" bust, 30" waist.
Pink and silver dress - 38" bust, 32" waist, staining under both arms and slight wear.
Green dress - slight wear under the arms, 38" bust, 34" waist, slight 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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