Ball gown

Design House: House of Worth (French, 1858–1956)
Designer: Jean-Philippe Worth (French, 1856–1926)
Date: 1899–1903
Culture: French
Medium: silk
Dimensions: a) CF: 12 1/2"; CB 10 3/4"; Waist: 34 3/4"; Bust 39"; CF to waistline: 7" b) CF: 43"; CB 70"; Waist: 34"; Width at bottom: 223"
Credit Line: Gift of Orme Wilson and R. Thornton Wilson, in memory of their mother, Mrs. Caroline Schermerhorn Astor Wilson, 1949
Accession Number: 49.3.9a, b

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