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Black Velvet Mid-Calf Sheath Dress

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Identifier

VC2013001

Title

Black Velvet Mid-Calf Sheath Dress

Description

black velvet mid-calf length sheath dress with button closures on front and grosgrain ribbon trim.; rayon velvet, synthetic, plastic, rayon ribbon, metal; black velvet sheath dress, taffeta lining, grosgrain ribbon trim, mid-calf length hem, black plastic button closure down front, diagonal closure from top of bodice down skirt, rounded neckline, full length sleeve; ribbon trim on neckline, sleeve, cuffs, and front next to button closure.

Subject

Clothing and dress

Extent

35 inches (chest), 23 inches (waist), 33 inches (hips),

Medium

metal
plastic
rayon
ribbon
synthetic fiber
velvet

Type

Physical Object

Spatial Coverage

United States

Temporal Coverage

1950s

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

VC2013001

Cataloguer with Date

Caroline Picher/ 1/23/13

Color Main

black

Dimensions Chest

35

Dimensions Waist

23

Dimensions Hips

33

Dimensions All

35 inches (chest), 23 inches (waist), 33 inches (hips),

Wearer

Ann Shanedling Phillips

Donor

Ann Shandeling Phillips

Culture

American

Gender

womenswear

Classification

costume
clothing

Condition Term

very good

Condition

tear in right back shoulder seam, top button fell off and needs to be re-sewn.

Storage Location

S2

Repository

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

Work Type

dress
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