1892 Court presentation gown with detachable train - Silk satin, silk velvet, rhinestone, gold cloth, glass beads, net worn by Bertha Honoré Palmer by Charles Frederick Worth

This is at the Chicago History Museum in Chicago, Illinois USA.

From blog.chicagohistory.org/index.php/2009/11/bertha-gets-a-new-gown/.

1892 Court presentation gown with detachable train - Silk satin, silk velvet, rhinestone, gold cloth, glass beads, net worn by Bertha Honoré Palmer by Charles Frederick Worth From blog.chicagohistory.org:index.php:2009:11:bertha-gets-a-new-gown:

This Worth dress, worn by middle-age American socialite Bertha Honoré Palmer, has a sweetheart neckline and the leg-o-mitton sleeves are either small or lacking.

Keywords:  1892, Worth, sweetheart neckline, modesty piece, quarter length full sleeves, shallow vee waistline, A-line skirt, train, court dress


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