Two feather pelerines and matching muffs, circa 1830s
Lot 45
Two feather pelerines and matching muffs, circa 1830s
Sold for £562 (US$ 945) inc. premium
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The Oak Interior Chester
19 Jul 2012 11:00 BST

Auction 19896
Two feather pelerines and matching muffs, circa 1830s
Lot Details
Two feather pelerines and matching muffs, circa 1830s
One with a capelet collar and long vertical front panels, worked in a mosaic of peacock and fowl feathers, lined with swansdown; a similar large silk lined muff; and a white and grey ostrich feather pelerine, matching muff and shoulder cape. (5)

Footnotes

  • Footnote: For a similar pelerine (T.28-1910 at the Victoria and Albert Museum) see 'Nineteenth Century Fashion in Detail' by Lucy Johnston, page 114.
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