Lot 507: Antique Two Piece Chinese Embroidered Silk Costume
October 6, 2012
Cleveland, OH, USALive Auction
Description: First quarter of the 20th century, comprising a jacket and a pair of trousers, each in turquoise blue damask silk embroidered with stylized floral sprigs, the sleeves of the jacket applied with cream colored silk embroidered in shades of blue with a beauty, a pagoda, and stylized landscape. Jacket 24"H. (top of collar to bottom hem) 44"W (sleeve to sleeve). Trousers 34"L (top of waistband to bottom of trouser). Condition: a few pulled threads on trousers, otherwise good. Provenance: From the Estate of Eloise and Waldemar Meckes, Jr.