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Underskirt Ruffle

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Identifier

VC2014006

Title

Underskirt Ruffle

Description

Short off-white underskirt ruffle, intended to add volume to skirts worn over it; loose-weave starched cotton for ruffle; tight-weave cotton for waistband; gold-colored adjustable zipper on center back, reading "PRENTICE USA" on pull.

Subject

Clothing and dress

Medium

cotton
starch

Type

Physical Object

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

VC2014006

Cataloguer with Date

Robin Piatt-Stegman, 09/23/14

Technique

machine sewing

Closure Type

zipper

Closure Placement

center back closure

Label

"Hoops! My Dear/ by I. B. M. Co./ Pat. NO. 2469855/ U.S. reg. NO. 427955/ 12 (size)" inside center back, front of label

Gender

womenswear

Classification

costume
clothing

Category

Underwear

Function

underwear

Condition Term

very good

Condition

The waist shows minor staining on the center front. There are some loose threads along the top of the waistband, as well as some small creases. The bottom of the skirt ruffle aslo shows some creasing. There is a pink stain at the bottom front and side of the skirt.

Storage Location

E1

Repository

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

Work Type

underskirt
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