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Red Taffeta Bridesmaid Dress

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Front View of Red Taffeta Bridesmaid Dress
Front View of Red Taffeta Bridesmaid Dress
Side View of Red Taffeta Bridesmaid Dress
Back View of Red Taffeta Bridesmaid Dress

Dublin Core

Identifier

VC2003001

Title

Red Taffeta Bridesmaid Dress

Description

red taffeta bridesmaid dress; 1. Synthetic red taffeta; synthetic white net bodice lining; off-white synthetic plain weave underskirt; synthetic red netting tape in hem lining of dress; metal side zipper. 2. Fit and Flare silhouette; modified rounded deep v-neck, front and back; sleeveless, 3.5'wide shoulder straps; princess and center-front seams in bodice; angular over-panels hang from bodice to mid-thigh; skirt below panels, gathered at mid-thigh; mid calf-length skirt; underskirt attached at right and left of waist.

Subject

Clothing and dress

Extent

34 inches (chest), 24.5 inches (waist), 40 inches (center front length), 39 inches (center back length), other measurements: 1992.8 ab

Medium

metal
net
plain weave
synthetic fiber
taffeta

Type

Physical Object

Temporal Coverage

1950s

Rights

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Rights Holder

© Vassar College Costume Collection. Images in this collection may be used for teaching, classroom presentation, and research purposes only. For other reuse, reproduction and publication of these images, contact costumeshop@vassar.edu.

Costume Item Type Metadata

Source Identifier

VC2003001

Cataloguer with Date

Katelyn Ferguson 1/21/2004 Madeleine Boesche 2/19/2010

Color Main

red

Closure Type

zipper

Closure Placement

side closure

Dimensions Chest

34

Dimensions Waist

24.5

Dimensions CF Length

40

Dimensions CB Length

39

Dimensions All

34 inches (chest), 24.5 inches (waist), 40 inches (center front length), 39 inches (center back length), other measurements: 1992.8 ab

Donor

Karen Smythe

Gender

womenswear

Classification

costume
clothing

Category

Wedding

Function

wedding clothes

Condition Term

excellent

Mannequin

1992.8 ab

Storage Location

HANGING

Repository

Vassar College Costume Collection, Drama Department, 124 Raymond Avenue, Poughkeepsie, NY 12604

Credit Line

Gift of Karen Smythe

Work Type

dress
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