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    Sale 5422

    Fine European Costume & Textiles

    1 October 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 333

    A SILK SATIN INFANT'S GOWN

    SECOND HALF 18TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A SILK SATIN INFANT'S GOWN
    SECOND HALF 18TH CENTURY
    cream silk applied with tri-lobed flybraid and silk fringe, the front opening with four tucks to either side releasing to full skirt, with matching panel shown under robe
    31in. (80cm.) long


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    See: Anne Buck, 'Clothes and the Child,' p40 for a very similar example in the same fabric.

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