Textiles – 25th May 2013

Lot No Description Low Est High Est
356 A late Victorian duck-egg blue hand-stitched full-length ball gown, the boned bodice decorated with embroidered flowers with iridescent petal detail, with double ribbon shoestring straps and full taffeta skirt falling from the bust line, with attached silk underskirt 40 60
357 An Edwardian silk parasol, the turned bone handle with carved hook handle, together with a 20th century Chinese bamboo-framed parasol with paper shade decorated with butterflies and flowers, plus one other 40 60
358 A Ladakh Indian head dress decorated with a variety of beads including wooden, turquoise, mother of pearl and agate examples, with back panel and ornamental cast metal pendants above the ears, 35cm high, on perspex stand and a similar Ladakh Indian leather and fabric waistcoat, the front with all-over beaded decoration amongst shells and turquoise set convex metal disks 100 200
359 An ivory coloured Shantung silk 1960’s full length A-Line wedding dress, with three-quarter sleeves, scoop neckline, rear zip fastening and single bow to the back 50 70
360 A cotton christening gown together with a white hand-knitted matinee jacket 10 20
361 A late Victorian duck-egg blue taffeta full-length silk-lined evening dress with V-neck and puff sleeves, the fitted bodice with press-stud and side zip fastening, falling to a flared, panel skirt, with matching blue lace detail stitched to form a harlequin pattern 40 60
362 A full-length chestnut coloured satin evening dress, the long sleeves slashed from mid-shoulder, gathered to a cuff with glass bead fastening, the opening decorated with a multitude of hand-stitched glass beads, the boat neckline similarly decorated.  The shaped bodice, with press stud side fastening, fitted to below the bust and the skirt fitted with two partly-ruched insert panels to side seams 30 50
363 A sage green hand-stitched crepe-de-chine 1920s sleeveless ‘flapper’ dress, silk lined, heavily decorated with glass and metallic beads, simulated pearls and paste set gems 50 70
364 An Edwardian hand-stitched deep cream crepe-de-chine two-piece evening dress, the strapless, panelled ‘fit-and-flare’ dress with boned bodice, taffeta flower decoration and embroidered button detail, the pleated lace-trimmed underskirt with padding to back panels.  The matching jacket has a boned bodice, rear hook-and-eye fastening, deep cream hand-made lace high collar neckline and bib insert, overlaid with crepe; the three-quarter gathered sleeves with ruffled taffeta cuff detail and embroidered taffeta flower decoation 60 80
365 An ivory silk knee-length slip with shoestring straps and embroidered flower detail to neckline 20 30
366 An ivory silk Empire line wedding dress, the lace covered bodice with square neckline and rear zip fastening, the full-length sleeves with tapered cuff and simulated pearl fastening; the panelled skirt, with attached train, decorated with simulated pearls and bow detail together with a wired, simulated pearl tiara with comb attachment and double layered netting veil 50 70
367 A cream silk evening shawl, hand-embroidered with flowers and foliage, heavily fringed with cream/gold tassles 30 40
369 A lady’s 1940s hand-knitted cream woollen cardigan embroidered with flower design and bone lattice-work buttons together with two man-made fibre fine-knit sleeveless tops, a silk shrug and a black shirt with piping decoration to front and zip detail to sleeves, by Northmont (1 box) 20 30
370 A 1960s hand-made sleeveless knee-length linen shift dress, cream background with blue and mauve flowers and green leaves, with a separate blue tie belt 30 40
371 A 1950s/1960s hand-made light woollen grey and white dog’s tooth check fitted knee-length shift dress with matching long sleeved bolero-style jacket, silk lined, button missing 30 40
372 A 1960s/1970s lady’s purple two-piece hand-made suit comprising fully lined trousers and a three-quarter length sleeveless tunic with self-tie belt 20 30
373 A 1950s deep cream silk brocade two-piece costume comprising a knee-length sleeveless shift dress and matching bolero jacket with half collar, gilt and glass buttons and long sleeves 30 40
374 A 1970s olive silk rayon hand-made lady’s two-piece knee length costume comprising an A-line skirt plus lined sleeveless top with five fabric covered buttons 20 30
375 A 1960s hand-made satin full-length evening dress, aquamarine background with blue, white and black floral decoration, fully lined, with matching belt 30 50
376 A 1960s hand-made mocha satin knee-length shift dress with matching belt together with a full length halter-neck evening dress with full skirt, in the same fabric (2 items) 40 60
377 A 1960s black sleeveless cocktail dress with drape neckline, front detail and matching belt, by Canadian designer Jospeh Ribkoff 30 40
378 A 1960s hand-made dusky pink linen shift dress with boat neck line, side zip and matching belt together with a moss green shift dress with Peter Pan collar, both knee length 30 40
379 A knee-length 1950s cocktail dress by Rappi – Viennese-born designer Syd Rappaport – black lace over gun-metal grey satin, fully lined, with cap sleeves, bow detail to front and full skirt 40 60
380 A lady’s 1960s American pure wool navy blue two-piece trouser suit designed by Cynthia Sobel, bearing inside labels Neiman Marcus and Herbert Grossman. The long-sleeved jacket has four front pockets, each with a button, a shirt collar and four front-fastening buttons; the straight-leg trousers have a front zip and clasp fastening 40 60
381 A 1960s knee-length hand-made chocolate linen shift dress with round neck and back zip fastening, over-printed with large blue daisies together with a jade green shift dress with scarf-detail collar (2 items) 30 40
382 A 1970s full-length hand-made evening skirt in blue, black and brown tartan-print faille with side zip, together with another similar in predominantly red tapestry-style fabric, with two side vents (2 items) 20 30
383 A 1970s hand-made full-length cotton shift dress with boat neckline and matching belt with a similar style knee-length dress in dark green silk, with blue and sage green flower print ((2 items) 30 50
384 A 1950s ‘Junior Vogue’ circular cream knee-length wool skirt with black velvet and bead applique and black piping, with scalloped hemline 40 60
385 A 1960s hand-made lady’s two-piece costume, the sleeveless top having a drape neckline and side zip, the skirt having a small back kick-pleat and side zip.  The cotton fabric has a white background with grey brush-stoke design with dark grey and yellow flower print 30 40
386 A 1970s cotton wrap-round knee-length skirt, navy background with red strawberries and white daisy print design, with scarlet lining, together with a Hawaiian cotton hand-made skirt of similar design with separate broad belt and a psychedelic print skirt of similar style in orange, green, blue and white (3 items) 20 40
387 A pair of mustard coloured 1950s shot-silk Capri style pants by Ma Xem, with front zip and button fastening 20 30
388 A 1970s hand-made navy blue fine wool shift dress with machine embroidered detail and panel together with a pink and orange Kaftan with matching tie belt 20 30
389 A full-length hand-made 1960s satinised cotton sleeveless evening dress with bow and vent detail to the front, wide straps and vent to the back, white background with blue and green leaf and flower design fabric 25 45
390 An emerald green silk brocade 1960s cocktail dress with short sleeves, front pleat detail, fitted bodice, flared knee-length skirt and back zip fastening 30 40
391 A 1960s hand-made Royal blue velvet mini dress with white lace ruffle detail to the cuffs and neckline 30 40
392 A 1960s grey and pink pastel sleeveless knee-length dress with surplice bodice, side zip and matching belt with bow detail 30 40
393 A 1960s duck-egg blue silk knee-length sleeveless evening dress with collared boat neckline, side zip, fitted drop waist and full skirt together with a lilac silk Empire dress with lace-edged V-neckline 20 40
394 A 1950s full-length cream Brazilian silk and lace negligee with attached tie belt together with a matching dressing gown with  button detail, by Italtex, Sao Paulo plus two other silk and lace night dresses 40 60
395 A 1960s black hand-made cocktail dress with wide straps and back zip fastening together with a separate belt with bow detail 20 30
396 A 1960s acetate knee-length sleeveless cocktail dress with boat neckline gathered to one side, made in England by ‘Rembrandt’, blue, green, pink and white diamond pattern fabric 20 30
397 A lady’s black evening jacket by Stirling Cooper, a black French jacket with peplum waist and tie belt plus a crimson cotton jacket 20 30
398 Assorted vintage handbags including an Estee Lauder black patent shoulder bag, tapestry, canvas and leather examples and an American heavily beaded evening bag with snap clasp, by Lumure, Corde-Bead together with four pairs of lady’s vintage evening shoes 40 60
399 A Japanese silk kimono, black with flower design and red lining together with two vintage lady’s slips and a hand-made silk jacket with Oriental design and matching buttons 20 30
400 Assorted lady’s gloves including leather and lace examples, belts, ribbons and a heavily fringed silk shawl, hand embroidered with flowers 20 30
401 A 1960s/1970s cotton short-sleeved knee-length summer dress by Marks & Spencer together with a full cotton skirt with ruffle above the hemline 20 30
402 A pair of full length Victorian curtains with heavy brocatelle floral and foliate repeat pattern in gold, blue and red on cream background.  Unlined pencil pleat, with silk brocade looped fringe trim, 300cm x 126cm 100 200
404 A Leinster black velvet rugby cap dated 1898, another Irish green, red and yellow velvet rugby cap embroidered with logo and motto; ‘Sicut Columbie, dated 1896-97, made by W Laird of Belfast, two black velvet Tonbridge School rugby caps, one dated ‘1925-26-27’ and a white felt Cambridge cap with embroidered crest (5 items) 250 350
406 Assorted vintage and Victorian textiles including lace, a pair of floral cotton curtains from Heal & Son Ltd, a cushion cover, a light-weight woven remnant, a block-print cotton tablecloth, silk remnants and runners 20 30
407 A lady’s silk two-piece suit made by Cresta for Brenner, England comprised of a jacket with collar, three-quarter length sleeves, false pockets and button fastening together with a pencil skirt, with hook and eye fastening and rear vent, both in abstract pattern of green, black and white 30 40
408 A cream woollen hand-stitched jacket, a silk hand-stitched night dress with fine lace collar, cuffs and decorations, a cotton apron and a gentleman’s evening short by Chris Young, 37 Wall Street, NYC 20 30
409 A bronze silk brocade gentleman’s hand-stitched smoking gown with mulberry silk lining, French button and rolled hook fastening, panelled and pleated skirt and turned back cuff 40 60
410 An Edwardian fine lawn cotton hand-stitched dress with fitted bodice and A-line skirt, broad collar and gathered sleeves together with a child’s green silk dress, hand-stitched with hook and eye and press-stud fastening to the back (2 items) 25 35
411 A lady’s black hand-embroidered silk shawl together with a cream netting shawl collar, decorated with hand-embroidered flowers and scrolling (2 items) 20 30
412 A hand-printed black, cream and crimson silk scarf bearing the words ‘Long Live Victoria, Queen of England’ 20 30
413 Assorted vintage items including two gentleman’s starched stud collars, various lengths of silk, lace and ribbon trims, lace and crochet-trimmed linen cushion covers together with lady’s white leather gloves 20 30
414 Two silk hand-embroidered and decorated cushion covers with ruched edging together with a linen wool-work embroidered panel and a black linen panel, hand-embroidered with a pond and fish 15 25
415 A Victorian heavily-embroidered silk-lined lady’s purse, depicting flowers, foliage and a church, the draw-string top caught with woven chord through bone attached loops. Also, two knitted similar purses, a lady’s knitted cotton stocking embroidered ‘Dorothea Burghard 1833’ with bead embroidered top and part-embroidered silk panel (5 items, 1 box) 40 60
416 A Victorian lady’s straw bonnet with Royal blue velvet trim and band, decorated with black silk ruffle flowers together with a woven fine string lady’s bonnet with intricate hand-stitched decoration and silk lining, a white ruched cotton Governess’ bonnet and a black silk parasol with fringe and carved ivory hinged handle (4 items) 40 50
417 A Victorian lady’s burnished copper silk full-length evening skirt with hook and eye fastening, green silk lining and ruffle hem 40 60
418 A Victorian lady’s hand-stitched taupe brocade jacket with ruffle detail to the front, patterned cream and mocha silk panel, cuffs and trim, Mandarin collar, leg-of-mutton sleeves, jet and abalone buttons with gilt trim and arrow decoration, lined with satinised cotton ticking 40 50
419 A Victorian lady’s hand-stitched black cotton boned bodice with velvet trimmed brass and gilt clasps to the front and scarlet ribbon corset-tie at the back 40 50
420 A Victorian hand-stitched and embroidered black silk jacket with velvet trimmed three-quarter length sleeves, hook and eye fastening, embroidered shoulder work and internal drawstring waist 30 40
421 A Victorian gentleman’s buff linen two-piece suit comprised of trousers with bone buttons to fly and waist band, two side pockets, a matching cotton-lined waistcoat with four front pockets and buttoned rear adjustment strap together with a cream cotton shirt with band collar bearing label ‘Hope Brothers Ltd, Ludgate Hill, London EC4’ 35 45
422 A pair of full length 20th century Medieval style curtains, decorated with forest animals amongst blue, red and green floral sprays, 265cm high x 400cm wide 100 150
423 A lady’s black V-neck crepe de chine dress by Liberty of London with cream silk ruffle to neckline and cuffs, zip fastening to back and sleeves 30 40
424 A Victorian lady’s black damask opera cape with hook and eye fastening and chequered lining 40 50
425 A tailored blue velvet barathea jacket, by Lane Crawford & Co Ltd., Yokohama & Tokyo, with piping detail to vents and epaulette and diamond-shaped buttons, engraved with thistle decoration plus a black velvet bolero, decorated with gold piping (2 items) 40 60
426 A Victorian silk knee-length evening coat, heavily decorated with embroidery and applique designs, with shawl collar and turned-back cuffs and stud fastening and button to front, bearing maker’s label Miss O Cavell, 178 High Street, Deal 40 50
427 A lady’s black evening top by Frank Usher, decorated with gold and black sequins, a black fine wool light-weight wrap with scrolling applique to the arms, a full-length dark blue evening dress with bead and sequin decoration to the bust, plus two other lady’s tops (5 items, 1 box) 20 30
428 A hand-stitched and embroidered Indian silk curtain depicting flowers and butterflies 40 50
429 A crocodile skin handbag with metal clasp, a black compact and a brown velvet clutch bag, boxed, by Asprey, London with small gilt mirror enclosed together with two boxed sets of lady’s lace-trimmed handkerchiefs 30 50
430 A lady’s dark brown mink evening jacket with mid-brown undercoat and dark guard hairs, with three-quarter sleeves, shawl collar and silk lining 50 80
431 A lady’s three-quarter length pale coney fur jacket, silk lined, side pockets, shawl collar and hook and eye fastening 40 60
432 A lady’s dark brown mink evening stole with chocolate silk lining 20 40
433 A lady’s black velvet evening cape, with peach satin lining, ruched collar, decorated with cream and brown down and heavily beaded arm loops with bow detail to the top 80 120
434 A lady’s black felt cape with velvet trimmed collar, heavily decorated with black scrolling stitched and applique design, with button fastening to neck and hook and eye fastening to front 80 120
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