Princess Diana gowns fetch $1.2 million at auction

A worker takes telephone bids during the auction of ten dresses worn by Britain's Princess Diana, at Kerry Taylor Auctions in LondonBy Clare Hutchison LONDON (Reuters) – Ten dresses worn by the late Princess Diana, including a velvet, midnight blue gown she famously danced in with John Travolta at the White House in 1985, fetched more than $1.2 million at a London auction on Tuesday. The Victor Edelstein creation worn at the U.S. gala dinner was the top lot of the sale, held by fashion specialists Kerry Taylor Auctions, selling for $362,470, within the pre-sale estimates. … USA, LLC