House of Worth, Black velvet iris-pattern on cream underskirts. Bertha collar, bodice and skirt insets of silk net/tulle decorated w/spangles/sequins & cut steel beads in heavy fan-shaped patterns at edges.
Visiting Dress, circa Two-piece gray silk faille. Boned bodice covered in pleated black chiffon with sequins and crystal beads. Sleeves puffed front and back, ruffled collar. Skirt lined in polished cotton with velvet hem band.
Day dress, circa light olive green silk satin bodice and skirt with a long train and bustle, trimmed with rows of ruffles on sleeves and down the front of skirt. Via Gregg Museum, North Carolina State Univ.
Tea gown, Philadelphia, circa Beige silk lined with yellow silk satin; Hand-embroidered with daffodils. Small glass beads form the center of the flowers. Front opening with hook & eye fasteners. American Museum in Britain