A silver skeleton worn as a memento mori pendant is inside the gold coffin. A memento mori often contained images of skeletons and hourglasses. A memento mori reminds the wearer of the shortness of human life and the inevitability of death.
Probably French Couture Bias cut Pale Blue Day Dress w/ bird appliques along skirt, attached belt w/ art deco style clasp, low back, matching slip. From collection of gowns found in a Boston attic/ owned by granddaughter of founder of Tiffany.
pale peach silk blouse with deco topstitch and cutwork design at neckline, openwork down to side seams. Billowing sleeves full at cuff. Buttons up back with mother of pearl buttons, from Bullocks Wilshire.