Ball gown

Design House: House of Worth (French, 1858–1956)
Designer: Charles Frederick Worth (French (born England), Bourne 1825–1895 Paris)
Date: 1885
Culture: French
Medium: silk
Dimensions: Length at CB (a): 18 in. (45.7 cm) Length at CF (b): 39 1/2 x CB: 74 in. (100.3 x 188 cm)
Credit Line: Gift of Orme Wilson and R. Thornton Wilson, in memory of their mother, Mrs. Caroline Schermerhorn Astor Wilson, 1949
Accession Number: 49.3.23a, b

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