LUCILE SILK and METALIC LACE BELLE EPOCH GOWN, c. 1912. Trained royal purple charmeuse with short sleeve wrap bodice of gold metallic lace under purple net trimmed with gold fringe and silk flowers, draped hobble skirt with ruffled chiffon side panels heavily appliqued in metallic gold, open at front hem with tassel over chiffon insert, demi-train. Label "Lucile Ltd 17 West 36th St. New York".
TRAINED VELVET BELLE EPOCH GOWN with JEWELED BODICE 1913. Lush royal purple panne silk having silk lace V-neck bodice asymmetrically draped in gold metallic mesh, high jeweled midriff band with center clear and magenta paste butterfly, hobble skirt layered over short train. Mais
1980-1920 Cream silk chiffon with pale printed & flocked rose blossom clusters in soft colors, center front panel covered with iridescent sequins & metallic copper coils in floral motifs, embroidered net lace insets on bodice & at hem, chiffon lining.