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Gold Lace Cocktail Dress

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Dublin Core

Identifier

VC2004007

Title

Gold Lace Cocktail Dress

Description

Gold lace knee length dress; cotton ivory and gold metallic lace with floral motif; Ivory synthetic lining; metal left side zipper; brass hook and eye on left side; sheath dress; modified shawl collar, sleeveless, nipped in at natural waist, seams at center front bodice, with two hand crocheted belt looms at side seams, two inverted pelts on top of the skirt, straight skirt below the knee with back slit, synthetic cream lining with probably synthetic tape at inside waist hem, has hanger straps inside but broken.

Date

1960-1969

Subject

Clothing and dress

Extent

34 inches (chest), 24 inches (waist), 34.5 inches (hips), 33.5 inches (center front length), 38.75 inches (center back length), other measurements: CF waist to hem = 25; CB waist to hem = 25.25; Waist 26; Hips: 34; Chest; 32; CF: 33.5; CB; 38.5

Medium

cotton
metal
synthetic fiber

Type

Physical Object

Temporal Coverage

1960s

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

VC2004007

Cataloguer with Date

Arden Kirkland 5/5/2004 2010

Color Main

gold

Dimensions Chest

34

Dimensions Waist

24

Dimensions Hips

34.5

Dimensions CF Length

33.5

Dimensions CB Length

38.75

Dimensions Other

CF waist to hem = 25; CB waist to hem = 25.25; Waist 26; Hips: 34; Chest; 32; CF: 33.5; CB; 38.5

Dimensions All

34 inches (chest), 24 inches (waist), 34.5 inches (hips), 33.5 inches (center front length), 38.75 inches (center back length), other measurements: CF waist to hem = 25; CB waist to hem = 25.25; Waist 26; Hips: 34; Chest; 32; CF: 33.5; CB; 38.5

Donor

Nancy Brandon Allen

Date Earliest

1960

Date Latest

1969

Gender

womenswear

Classification

costume
clothing

Category

Evening Dresses

Function

evening dress

Condition Term

very good

Condition

Need minor repair at CF neckline seam undone for about a inch, also seam undone at slit in the back Not recommended for hanging; does not need it's own box, not recommended for fiber analysis, recommended for highlight because it is represents 60s style well; stain near back bottom; some discoloration near front left side seam; hook above zipper busted

Storage Location

O11

Repository

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

Credit Line

Gift of Nancy Brandon Allen , VC Class of 1939

Work Type

dress

Pattern

floral patterns
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