Elizabethan period costume - corseted elizabethan-shaped bodice constructed in an elaborate brocade, embellished with further beading and faux fur. The main skirt was in a deep cream silk, opening at the front to show a brocade panel, enhanced with pearls.
Ceremonial dress at court of Empress Maria Fyodorovna Russia, St. Petersburg. 1880 Atelier Izambard chance embroidery - Workshop A. Laman (?) Velvet, silk, metal thread, beat, gimp, metal; gold embroidery Leaf: 41.0 back length; Skirt length 169.0; Train: the length of 315.0 on the bodice bodice printed mark of gold: Izambard Chanceau St. Petersbourg; on both sides - stamp plates with the initials MF Post. in 1941 of the GME; before: in the Anichkov Palace Inv. Number EFV-8657-c
Ceremonial dress at court of Empress Alexandra Fyodorovna Russia, St. Petersburg. The end of XIX - early XX century. Workshop O. Bulbenkovoy (?) Velvet, satin, metallic thread, beat; gold embroidery Leaf: 38.0 back length; Skirt length 132.0; trail length 354.0 Post. in 1941 of the GME; earlier: the Winter Palace Inv. Number EFV-13133-c