Evening dress ensemble, England

Evening dress ensemble, England

Evening dress ensemble
Festa & Co
London, England
1895 - 1900
Silk satin, gross grain and tulle
Museum no. T.625-1999
© Victoria & Albert Museum, London

This evening dress ensemble is from the late 1890's and is made of silk satin and gross grain trimmed with tulle. Lined with cotton, whale bone and starched gauze. The front is cream with pink trimming around the bust and panels on each side of the skirt and bodice.