Crinoline Evening Dress, ca. Evening dresses during the Crinoline period typically had much lower necklines and shorter sleeves than dresses worn in the day. Skirts were very voluminous. The fringe on the sleeves of this gown was very popular at the time
Ball gown Design House:House of Worth (French, Designer:Charles Frederick Worth (French (born England), Bourne Paris) Date:ca. 1872 Culture:French Medium:silk Dimensions:Length at CB (a,b,c): 55 in. cm) Length (c): 23 in.