• Fashion Through the Ages auction at Christies

    Sale 5945

    Fashion Through the Ages

    3 December 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 45

    A PELERINE COLLAR AND THREE PURSES

    1830S AND 1840S

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A PELERINE COLLAR AND THREE PURSES
    1830s and 1840s
    the collar of ribbed ivory silk embroidered with a ribbon-work border of flowers; an ivory satin purse with chenile and aerophane floral spray, tasselled; an ivory satin folding pocket, with an oval landscape sketched on the reverse, the fronts with an aerophane and chenille floral wreath; and another purse embroidered with flowers
    the purses 5in. square (13cm.); 9.5in. x 9in. (24cm. x 23cm.); and 7in. x 5.5in. (18cm. x 14cm.)


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