Dinner gown, J. Franken, Brooklyn, ca. Embroidered yoke in silk crewel w/brown taffeta facing. Gold ribbon & chiffon ruffle at collar. Embroidered bullion net across yoke w/small revers, embroidered & trimmed in gold bullion.
edwardian-time-machine: Edith Wilson’s Evening Dress Black charmeuse satin trimmed with beads, black velvet, and white net, from the House of Worth in Paris. The first lady wore the dress in 1915 for a private dinner party at the White House.