LOT 627 WORTH TRAINED and BEADED SILK BALL GOWN, 1887 - 1890.
Tone on tone cream satin brocade in a large-scale floral, 1-piece having sleeveless boned back-lacing bodice decorated around arm openings with scalloped white chiffon, crystal beads, silver sequins and metallic threads, beaded triangle below scoop neck, center front skirt panel with beaded slits to knee and crenelated hem backed in lace ruffles and pleated silk, skirt back having outward facing pleats flanking center inverted pleats and train. Woven signature petersham. B-36, W-28, L 54-70 . (Chiffon torn, lacking under skirt, lightly soiled at hem) good. MMA 800-1200Read More