26th May, 2023 10:30 GMT/BST

Costume, Accessories & Textiles

  Lot 2042


Circa 1960-70s Ladies Day and Evening Costume, comprising a Colin Glascoe multi-coloured silk full length short sleeve coat dress, a blue silk example and two Glascoe jersey style day dresses (mainly size 12 & 14),
Jean Allen orange, pink, yellow and purple striped short sleeve top and matching long skirt with matching fabric belt (size 14),
Donald Davies of Dublin pink and red wool striped short sleeve kaftan style long dress,
bright pink long sleeve silk kaftan style dress and another knee length dress, printed cotton tie bodice and jersey style short dress,
stylish pale blue suede coat,
Elizabeth Hayes London white nightdress and decorative robe,

Sold for £280
Estimated at £150 - £200


Negligee and robe - ok.
Pink full length dress - slight wear.
Jean Allen two piece - small holes to the back of the skirt, half way down - stitched repairs to the waistband and wear.
Cotton boob tube - ok.
Louis Feraud dress - belt missing, some wear, small hole to one shoulder and area of wear to the back.
Barri-Moore Knightsbridge - couple of small brown marks, zip replaced, stitched alterations inside, cuffs possibly altered.
Colin Glascoe - blue full length sleeveless dress, staining under both arms, slight wear.
Donald Davies red and pink dress - numerous holes mainly to the back of the dress.
Suede coat - discolouration, staining and fading.
Colin Glascoe green, blue and yellow dress - slight wear.
Colin Glascoe purple silk kaftan - 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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