LOT 552 CHANGEABLE SILK EVENING GOWN with BEADED FRINGE, 1870s.
Ivory/pale lilac satin brocaded with roses, boned peplum bodice pleated inward over the shoulders, short sleeve, trimmed in lace ruffles, beads and sequins, self buttons, trained skirt having front panels with large pleats gathered into self bands with satin ribbons, flanking a satin center panel with swags of crystal beaded fringe under lace ruffles, hem points over pleated ruffle and beaded tassels, pleated bustle back with long train having hem ruffle. Petersham missing. B-38, W-30, skirt L 39-70. (Silk stained and very torn under arms, skirt waist area fragile and torn, some stains, train has a 1 1/4 x 2-inch torn section) good. 480Read More