Housecoat, carved from a fine cashmere shawl, woven shawl around 1890. French launched to cut. Bodice with sleeves made of a front leg dummy dress in burgundy poplin and silk bands lees of wine buttoned to the legs
House of Worth, 1896, Trained Court Dress with Silver Embroidery, Late 19th Century. This dress shows the transition between the Victorian and the Edwardian Periods.