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Dress Date: Culture: American Medium: silk Dimensions: Length (a): 15 in. cm) Length (b): 56 in. cm) Length (c): 17 in. cm) Credit Line: Gift of Mrs Grace Rainey Rogers, 1940 Accession Number:

Children S, Embroidery

1840's shot silk

Green and gold shot-silk dress sleeve detail, ruffled caps laced with tassled cords, Augusta Auctions

Children S, Embroidery

There are also a couple of (well done) remakes of some of Empress Elisabeth of Austria’s most famous Worth dresses of the 1860s.

Dress and stole worn by Empress Elisabeth of Austria, 1854 Germany Check out the Arabic lettering:

Sleeve detail: decorated with satin ribbons, lilac-coloured embroidery, and black velvet ribbons. Trained skirt from close fitted basque bodice.

Ensemble (dress with day and evening bodices), 1865-67 | In the Swan's Shadow

Ensemble (Skirt and Evening Bodice): French, silk, cotton. Marking: [label] (a, b) "Alexandrine Goujon/Rue St.