Ball gown

Design House: House of Worth (French, 1858–1956)
Designer: Jean-Philippe Worth (French, 1856–1926)
Date: 1898
Culture: French
Medium: silk, rhinestones, metal
Dimensions: Length at CB (a): 19 1/2 in. (49.5 cm) Length at CB (b): 62 in. (157.5 cm)
Credit Line: Brooklyn Museum Costume Collection at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Gift of the Brooklyn Museum, 2009; Gift of Mrs. Paul Pennoyer, 1965
Accession Number: 2009.300.1324a, b

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