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    Sale 5318

    Fine Costume & Textiles: The Collector's Sale

    4 December 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 132

    A BALL GOWN OF PINK AND WHITE CHALLIS, 1850S

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A BALL GOWN OF PINK AND WHITE CHALLIS, 1850S
    the transparent fabric woven with a pink and white stripe, and trimmed with sugar pink and white ruched ribbons, with deep pointed bodice and very full skirts


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