LOT 652 WORTH for MRS. J.P. MORGAN FANCY DRESS COSTUME, 1900 - 1905.
Heavy1-piece ivory moire silk faille elaborately embroidered in a polychrome silk and metallic gold satin stitch floral and gold tinsel, puffed elbow length sleeve with a ring of pearl beads over chiffon angel sleeves edged in metallic lace, pleated bodice, slightly trained skirt, all trimmed in gold galloon. Woven script "Worth" Paris petersham. B-40, W-28, L 57-62. (Bodice torn and crudely repaired at waist, bodice lining torn at shoulders, some splits to silk, plain skirt back panel has large tear, some metallic losses) fair but displays well. Together with two square green silk fans with gilt bamboo handles, decorated with gold lace and floral applique with paste jewels, 7 1/2 x 7 1/2 with 20 inch handle, and a Worth fan box with penciled "Mme J. P. Morgan", very good. MMA, former property of Frances Louisa Tracy Morgan. $2400Read More