Gilt-metal filigree mesh crest, with metal droplets suspended from interlinking chains. Comb is made from hinged horn. About 1840. (110 x 81mm)
Multi-coloured pastes arranged in three flower clusters against a crown-shaped pinchbeck plate. Comb is made from riveted gilt-metal. French, 1820-1825. (86 x 82mm)
Black lacquer with gold painted decoration on the leaves and red painted decoration on the guards. Painted in Chinese style with pagodas, bamboo, willow trees and insects. 19th century. (length 200mm)
A woman in Promenade dress with a fur trimmed cloak. Published by Rudolph Ackermann, March 1825.
Lilac cashmere with art noveau motifs along the front bands in white silk thread embroidery and yellow velvet appliqué. Made by Liberty & Co., London. Dating from 1900-1905. (length 905mm, width 3260mm
Velvet trimmed with satin flowers, facet-cut steel buckle and plume, about 1880-1885.
Mauve wooden guards and supports, black organdie with hand painted violets and gold sequins. Around 1850-1900. (length 210mm)
Netted and crocheted drawstring bag with coloured glass beads forming a floral design. Dating from 1835-1850. (length 153mm)
Silk cover printed with a turquoise and black pattern and a border of green satin ribbon. Wooden handle with a plaited cream silk carrying handle. Made by Liberty & Co. (length 700mm approx.)
Two women in Promenade dresses. Published at Rudolph Ackermann's Repository of Arts, 1809.