Evening coat House of Worth (French, Designer: Jean-Philippe Worth (French, Date: ca. 1902 Culture: French Medium: silk~ Brooklyn Museum Costume Collection at The Metropolitan Museum of Art by SayaValentine
ornamentedbeing: “ Mary Todd Lincoln wore this silk taffeta two-piece dress in with an evening bodice as the top piece. The pattern of black stripes and purple flowers is woven into the silk. Later in the century, the original evening.