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Ball gown

Design House: House of Worth
(French, 1858–1956)

Designer: Jean-Philippe Worth (French, 1856–1926)
Date: ca. 1893
Culture: French
Medium: silk, paillettes, metallic thread, glass
Dimensions: CF: 48 1/2"; CB: 68"; Waist: 34"; Width at botton: 5 yds. 6"; CF to waist: 7 1/2"
Credit Line: Gift of Orme Wilson and R. Thornton Wilson, in memory of their mother, Mrs. Caroline Schermerhorn Astor Wilson, 1949
Accession Number: 49.3.10

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