Ball gown

Design House: House of Worth (French, 1858–1956)
Date: 1898–1903
Culture: French
Medium: silk
Dimensions: (a) CF neckline to point 15 ½ in.; CF neckline to waistline 9 in.; CB neckline to point 12 in.; Bust 41 in. (b) CF 40 in; CB 66 in.; Waist 31 in.; WAB 3 yds. 6 in.
Credit Line: Gift of Orme Wilson and R. Thornton Wilson, in memory of their mother, Mrs. Caroline Schermerhorn Astor Wilson, 1949
Accession Number: 49.3.8a, b

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