• Fashion Through the Ages auction at Christies

    Sale 5945

    Fashion Through the Ages

    3 December 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 59

    TWO COURT UNIFORMS

    LATE 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    TWO COURT UNIFORMS
    LATE 19TH CENTURY
    the dark blue serge coat with red collar, embroidered elaborately in gilt thread with waving palms, with gilt buttons with the royal coat of arms, and black trousers with a gilt stripe; and another similar uniform with white trousers (2)


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    These are probably ambassador's uniforms.

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    Saleroom Notice

    The correct illustration for this lot is on page 18 and is incorrectly numbered as lot 63. The online image is correct.