Ball gown (3 items)


Wien Museum

Wien Museum

Ball gown of unbleached double silk gauze

Sub number 1: Dress with round neckline with floral bouquet of fabric flowers, slightly puffy top, short kimono sleeves, slightly higher set, short straight skirt.

Rear back press stud and hook-and-eye fastening, pleated waist yoke of unbleached silk satin; embroidered with glass beads, rear centre bow, neckline, sleeve hem and skirt hem and choker with tulle silk facing machine-embroidered with glass and wax beads.

Lining: unbleached satin silk petticoat of unbleached cotton batiste, cotton tulle lace, dress shields.

Sub number 2: Type of cap, unbleached silk

Sub number 3: high choker

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  • Title: Ball gown (3 items)
  • Creator: Unknown
  • Date Created: 1907/09
  • Physical Dimensions: Front length: 135 cm Back length: 135 cm Waist circumference: 74.5 cm Sleeve length: 33 cm Scarf: L: 106 cm Choker: W: 4<6.5 cm, L: 33.5 cm
  • Type: Ladies attire (Fashion Collection)
  • Photographer: Christin Losta