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Heavy Black Silk Bodice with Geometric Detail

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Dublin Core

Identifier

VC2007029

Title

Heavy Black Silk Bodice with Geometric Detail

Description

heavy black silk bodice; black braided trim, trim with floral brocade of pink and green at neckline, center front, and cuffs, black wool, white silk lining.; heavy black silk bodice Heavy black wool bodice Arts and Crafts style embellishment in possibly raffia. Buttons are wound, swaths of raffia are woven. Decorative darts in sleeves. Leg o mutton sleeves. V-neck. Geometric, jagged patterning on front of coat and at cuffs. Center front hook and eye closures. Wasp waist. Gold jacquard with pink flowers which match pink velvet. Sleeve cuffs with raffia trim and triangular jacquard/pink velvet adornment. Additional raffia rounded detailing in back. Double layered.

Subject

Clothing and dress

Extent

38 inches (chest), 31.5 inches (waist), 17 inches (center front length), 15.5 inches (center back length),

Medium

brocade
braid
silk
wool

Type

Physical Object

Spatial Coverage

Newark
New Jersey
United States

Temporal Coverage

1900s

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

VC2007029

Cataloguer with Date

Sharon Scoble, Emily Leimkuhler 3/3/2010

Color Main

black

Color Secondary

pink
green
white

Costume Component

lining

Dimensions Chest

38

Dimensions Waist

31.5

Dimensions CF Length

17

Dimensions CB Length

15.5

Dimensions All

38 inches (chest), 31.5 inches (waist), 17 inches (center front length), 15.5 inches (center back length),

Label

Tag: LS Plaut & Co. Newark, NJ

Donor

Marcia Goldman Widenor

Culture

American

Gender

womenswear

Classification

costume
clothing

Category

Tops

Condition Term

excellent

Condition

Small amount of fraying in raffia. Discolored jacquard.

Storage Location

M4

Repository

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

Credit Line

Gift of Marcia Goldman Widenor, VC Class of 1951

Work Type

bodice

Pattern

floral patterns
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