A breathtaking evening gown, based on an extant example in the collection of Hohenlimburg castle in Hagen, Germany . The original dress is said to have belonged to princess Agnes of Bentheim-Tecklenburg, who resided in the castle until 1830. It is made of dark blue silk faille and heavily embroidered in flat silver metal thread. The style of the gown suggests a date about 1805-1815.
Sizes (Bust 88-100 cm = 35-40″) included.