LOT 630 J.P. MORGAN FAMILY FANCY DRESS ENSEMBLE, 1890s.
Spectacular costume in claret silk velvet, metallic lace and embroidered gold lamé: Bodice having gold lace insert with faceted red "jewels", angel sleeve with cutouts to the underside and gold lace, undersleeve of gold net over lamé with cream lace cuff. Separate wired lace ruff over gold net ruffles. Trained skirt having gold lace flanking center panel of gold lamé with floral embroidery. All trimmed in puffed cream silk satin bows with reticulated gilt tips. Metallic gold tiara having lamé corsage and jeweled ornament with white feathers. Petersham: Dunstan New York with inked ribbon label "Morgan". B-34, W-26, skirt L 41-56. (Splits to undersleeves, minor breaks to metallic lace, silk lining to ruff torn, bodice lining shattered and reinforced) excellent. Former property of Ann Morgan. MMA $4500Read More