Reception Gown (image 1) | 1890s | silk faille, pearls | Augusta Auctions | November 12, 2014/Lot 73
Mauve Reception Gown, 2 piece silk faille, ivory silk bodice & skirt panel w/ silver soutache, cut steel bead & blue pearl embroidery, bodice w/ white chiffon ruffles, 1890s
Dress worn by Empress Marie Feodorovna, 1890’s.
Victorian Black Velvet Jacket Probably French, 1890s Cut away style, with wide round collar, integral ivory silk vestee with scrollwork embroidery, the coat trimed at edges with black jet beadwork, singular decorative buttons at front and back, blue figured silk lining
1890s silk afternoon dress by Worth. Black satin w/brocade in bottle green, blue and mauve peacock feather pattern w/green satin ribbon, lace cuffs, and beaded bauble trim.
Victorian Seed Pearl Tiara, Early 19th Century
Dress of silk moiré.1890s Collection of Alexandre Vassiliev via RussModa magazine