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Vassar College Field Hockey Umpire Blazer

This is a Vassar College Field Hockey Umpire Blazer. There is a pink and white VC logo embroidered on the chest pocket and a cream patch with blue and red detail on the right side of the chest that reads "USFHA National Umpire." There are two pockets on the front below the waist.

ID#: VC2020013

Location: R10

Fashion and Fashion Plates (exhibition)

Action view of stabilization sewing on Royal Blue Silk Dress with Tails
An exhibition of selected garments (dating from 1836-1956) donated to the Vassar College Costume Collection. The exhibition took place in the Faculty Commons in the College Center at Vassar, from June 12-15, 2014.

ID#: Fashion and Fashion Plates (exhibition)


Cream Satin Wedding Dress

Cream satin wedding dress with train. The dress has a dropped waist, full circle skirt, long fitted sleeves, and scoop neck. The train attaches to the shoulders with hooks and eyes and snaps. The train has the same cream satin fabric and layered ruffled netting underneath. The dress and train are largely hand sewn, with machine sewing for larger…

ID#: VC2017001


Lace Wedding Dress of Susan Koelle Bell

Cream lace wedding dress: lining made of silk taffeta; machine-made lace overdress. Square neckline; two darts bust to waist, two darts past the waist on the back, two small darts on side of lingerie straps of lining, all the darts are in the lining; full lining of silk taffeta, with camisole attached at waist; sleeves of overdress gathered at 3/4…


ID#: VC2013008

Location: S1

Aqua and Cream Child's Dress

Aqua and cream child's dress with collar and long sleeves.; aqua and cream child's floor length dress with shawl/detachable collar, long sleeves, embroidery on collar and cuffs; sleeves and collar are wool, the rest is cotton; smocked front, hook and eye closures one foot down back.

ID#: VC2012063

Location: S5

Bright Orange Silk Taffeta Dress

Bright orange silk taffeta full length dress with bottom ruffles; dress: bright orange silk taffeta; close fitting full length with flared bottom; full length, close fitting, inverted V-seam under bust with gathering at each breast, boat neckline in front, deep V-neck in back, sleeve draping attached on left shoulder connected to the draping on…

ID#: VC2012002

Location: N2

Cream Wedding Gown, Slip, and Veil

Cream Crepe-Back Satin Wedding Gown, Slip, and Veil; dress: cream crepe-back satin, cream silk; wedding dress; full length with a train; close fitting bodice, inverted V under bust-line, ruched down CF for bust, pentagon-shaped neckline, separate inch thick halter top straps attached at vertex between bust and back nape of neck, puffy sleeves with…


ID#: VC2012004

Location: N2

Black Lace and Net Bolero
Black lace and net puffed short sleeve, open front bolero; 1. Black rayon lace, black cotton net 2. Puffed short sleeve, waist length bolero 3. Deep v-neckline at front curved at bottom, open at center front, trimmed in double layer of net; short sleeves, top half made of net, bottom half made of lace, net gathered at shoulder and at hem of sleeve,…

ID#: VC2010008

Location: D8

Black Floral Lace Sweetheart Gown
Black floral lace sweetheart gown with silver rhinestone clasps.; 1. Black floral lace; silver rhinestone clasps; metal zipper 2. Sweetheart gown 3. Sweetheart neckline, two metal rhinestone clasps at collarbone; short sleeve puffed sleeves; ruching at center bust, curved seam under bust; metal zipper at left side seam; scalloped seam at low…

ID#: VC2007024

Location: O12

Peach Dress with Lace Bolero
peach dress (b) with sheer overlay, full length, thin straps of self-fabric, and lace trim; matching lace bolero jacket (a) of matching peach lace, short puff sleeves; Dark peach floral synthetic lace yardage, synthetic peach organza, fine synthetic peach taffeta Fitted slip-dress; Boxy bolero with puffed sleeves. Sweetheart neckline with triple…

ID#: VC2007017

Location: O9

Pink Dress and Bolero
Pink bias cut dress with matching bolero with netting trim and silver jewelry clasps.; 1. Pink rayon crepe; pink netting; pink cotton embroidery thread; metal and rhinestone clasp 2. bias cut dress 3. a. Dress: close fitting neckline with clasps at neckline that create a keyhole at center front; back bodice comes over shoulder to create neckline;…

ID#: VC2007012

Location: O9

Silver Heels
I. Miller silver heels/shoes; cross over strap; almond-shaped slits over toes. Silver buckles with small rhinestones. ; I. Miller silver heels Cross over straps. Almond-shaped eyelits over toes.

ID#: VC2007011

Location: A3

Wedding Dress of Henrietta S. Robinson

Wedding ensemble with components of cream silk crepe back satin, lace, metal, pearl, wax, and leather. Dress (a): bias cut; bodice with curved seam under bust; two-layered sleeves below with round buttons on lower portion of center back sleeves; lace cowl neck; inset buttons at center back; natural waist line; full length; straight skirt with…

ID#: VC2005002

Location: B2

1935 Class Day Dress
Dusty pink rayon crepe short sleeved dress

ID#: VC2005001

Location: G8

1930's Lilac Chiffon Dress
Lilac chiffon 1930's dress with pink satin slip.; Lilac chiffon 1930's dress with pink satin slip; ruched bust, sleeves gathered at wrists, net shoulders, V-neckline, ankle length

ID#: VC2004029

Location: G6

Mint Silk Gown with Beige Lace
Nightgown of beige lace on shoulders, gown of mint- green silk, bias cut; Nightgown of beige lace on shoulders, gown of mint- green silk, bias cut, V-neck, cap sleeves, ankle-length

ID#: VC2004025

Location: G6

Green Floral Chiffon Dress and Shawl
Green and pink floral chiffon dress with attached shawl with irregular zigzag hem. ; I. Yellow, green, pink, black floral print silk chiffon; metal snaps; lavender crocheted belt loop II. Silhouette: Chemise (loose) III.A: Dress: Drop waist dress with cape; slight vee-neckline with cape collar, rosette in center of cape, irregular zig-zag hem…

ID#: VC2004011

Location: B12

Purple Velvet Jacket
purple velvet jacket with peach satin lining; I. purple velvet; peach satin lining; metal hook and eyes II. Silhouette: Fitted III. hip length; full length sleeves, leg of mutton style; high neckline, ruffled collar; two vents in the back; centered front closure but altered to be asymmetrical.

ID#: VC2004010

Location: M11

Black Dress with Pink Trim
black short sleeve dress w/ pink trim, buttons on front (bathing suit?)

ID#: VC2001244

Location: FREEZER

Floral Dress
floral dress; black, pink, green, blue, purple, and off-white floral silk crepe, black metal snaps; bias-cut silhouette, ankle length, high waisted bodice, sleeveless, piping trim at neckline and armscye, wide ruffled cape collar is attached on one side of neckline and snaps to the other, inverted V high waistline, flared skirt with one piece front…

ID#: VC2001240

Location: B12

Peach Nightgown with Lace
peach dress/nightgown w/lace at neck and sleeves, front pocket Neglige of peach rayon twill with ivory lace

ID#: VC2001220

Location: M12

Ivory Silk Mantle with Floral Motif
ivory silk mantle; painted flowers, stiff collar, pink lining; Ivory silk painted with purple and green flower detail around hem; pink silk; ivory silk waist tape; stiff treated off-white plain-weave cotton; unidentified animal fiber padding; ivory crocheted toggle Ivory silk bell-shaped mantle; ivory silk flower placed in upper center back…

ID#: VC2001185

Location: BOX 13

Peach Dressing Gown with Cream Lace
peach dressing gown w/lace at sleeves and neckline

ID#: VC2001184

Location: F0

Black Net Gown with White Satin
Black net gown w/white satin lapels and cuffs, buttons down past waist, flared skirt.; Black synthetic net; cream synthetic satin; black net covered buttons with metal back ; fit and flare shirtdress; fitted bodice with cream satin lapels and v-neck, 3/4 length sleeves with peaked satin cuffs, satin inch thick waistband covered in net, 19 rounded…

ID#: VC2001153

Location: O12

Peach Satin Gown with Rosettes
Peach satin gown w/rosettes on short sleeves, bias-cut with ruffled skirt, band at top of v-neck back.; Peach synthetic satin, seafoam synthetic satin, metal weight, cotton netting; bias cut with ruffled flounce skirt; floor length, bias cut, waist with triangular inset, short puffed sleeves with netted lining and flower rosette and ruffle at…

ID#: VC2001152

Location: O9

Yellow Georgette Gown and Slip
Yellow bias-cut georgette gown w/short sleeves, and matching slip; Yellow silk georgette dress with matching silk crepe slip; floor length, front yoke shirred at shoulders, bias cut side front panels gathered into center front panel, petal sleeves with shirring at shoulder seam and underarm seam, square neckline with bow deteail, full gored skirt,…

ID#: VC2001151

Location: O9

Black Ruffled Net Gown
Black net gown w/black silk crepe lining, rhinestone clips at shoulders; Black cotton net, black silk crepe lining, clasps of metal and rhinestones, metal snaps; fitted bodice with natural waist, square front neckline, deep v-neck in back, rolled net shoulder strap attaches to shoulder with a snap, ruffles over shoulders, slightly flared ankle…

ID#: VC2001150

Location: O12

Black Dress with Floral Top
black dress with floral print fabric on top

ID#: VC2001132


Black Sheer Chiffon Wrap Top
It is a wrap top that would tie at the waist. it has cap sleeves with a ruffled edge. The front is entirely open and would close at the waist only when tied. ; black sheer chiffon wrap top

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ID#: VC2001128

Location: M4

Black Velvet Jacket with Ties
black velvet jacket, cropped, w/ties

ID#: VC2001127

Location: BOX 13