23 May 2006,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 1,080
GBP 400 - GBP 600
A SILVER GROUND BROCADED OPEN ROBE, 18TH CENTURY WITH LATER ALTERATIONS
woven with a gilt floral meander, trimmed with gilt lace; and modern reproduction petticoat (2)
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