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Copper Tweed Wool Suit

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Identifier

VC2004009

Title

Copper Tweed Wool Suit

Description

Copper and black tweed wool suit; I. copper and black wool tweed; black synthetic lining; black plastic buttons II. Silhouette: Fit and flare 3-piece suite III. A: Jacket: fitted; hip length; full length sleeve; six large black buttons; polo collar; two decorative angled breast pockets, v-notch at cuff of sleeve. B: Vest: fitted; four large black buttons; high v-neck collar. C. Skirt: A-Line; calf length; waistband has two decorative buttons on right side; side zipper. D: Hat: flat hat with brim; half bow on right side. E. Hat-pin: hat pin with small tweed rosette; label inside.

Creator

Shoppe Yvonne

Date

1940-1949

Subject

Clothing and dress

Medium

plastic
synthetic fiber
wool

Type

Physical Object

Temporal Coverage

1940s

Rights

http://rightsstatements.org/vocab/InC-EDU/1.0/

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

VC2004009

Cataloguer with Date

Arden Kirkland 5/5/2004 2010 Anne Silk and Emily Leimkuhler 2/15/10

Color Main

brown

Label

Shoppe Yvonne-230 Park Ave.--Baltimore, MD.'(in hat)

Donor

Nancy Brandon Allen

Date Earliest

1940

Date Latest

1949

Classification

costume
clothing

Category

Day Ensembles

Function

day wear

Public Information

we feel this piece is a highlight because this is one of the only full day ensembles we have, complete with a vest, hat and hat pin.

Condition Term

very good

Condition

One button missing on jacket small holes on back of jacket masking tape was holding up skirt hem--removed by Arden 5/7/04 small hole at bottom of skirt, near hem

Storage Location

HANGING

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

suit
jacket
skirt
vest
hat
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