3 December 2009,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 188
GBP 600 - GBP 800
THREE 'BUM ROLL' BUSTLES
ENGLAND, EARLY 19TH CENTURY
the first composed of blonde crin, the others of black sateen, all half moon shaped (3)
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The first bustle is of professional manufacture, the other two are of more domestic manufacture.
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