LOT 629 WORTH METALLIC BROCADE COURT PRESENTATION GOWN, c. 1889.
Ivory silk satin brocaded with ivory ribbons and floral garlands with gold metallic floral clusters, boned back-lacing bodice trimmed at the open neckline with lace, chiffon balloon sleeve to the elbow having lace ruffle and salmon satin bows, two vertical bands of metallic lace flank three graduated bows terminating at front point, trained open skirt structured with a small bustle, underskirt repeats the bodice design between satin panels cinched with lamé bows. Optional train of satin trimmed to the underside with metallic passementerie. Chamfered signature label. B-36,W-26, skirt L 41-62, train L-113. (Lacking laces, minor tarnish, frayed edge of waistband, skirt train light soil, court train shattering) bodice and skirt excellent, court train fair. $1320Read More