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White Shirtwaist with Added Collar and Tucks

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Dublin Core

Identifier

VC2015001

Title

White Shirtwaist with Added Collar and Tucks

Description

; White cotton and plain weave shirtwaist. White cotton and plain weave throughout. Hand sewing throughout. Cut on the straight of grain. Slight v-neck with cutwork machine-sewn attached collar. Shoulder and center back tucks. Faggoting at center front and cuffs. Long, straight sleeves with two-piece "French style" cuffs. White twill tape lies across center back tucks at waist. Curved natural waist. Buttons with handworked button holes at center front and wrists. white twill tape tie across center back.

Date

1900-1910

Subject

Clothing and dress

Extent

46 inches (chest), 48.5 inches (waist), 15.25 inches (center front length), 18.5 inches (center back length), 55.5 inches (hem circumference), 7.5 inches (underarm to waist). other measurements: Shirtwaist (a): 30.5 inches (front chest), 32 inches (front waist), 16.5 inches (back waist), 3.5 inches (waist location above hem), 22.5 inches (sleeve length).

Medium

cotton
plain weave

Type

Physical Object

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

VC2015001

Cataloguer with Date

Holly Hummel and Arden Kirkland, 03/17/2015

Color Main

white

Technique

hand sewing
tucks

Closure Type

buttons

Closure Placement

center front closure

Structure Neckline

v-neck

Sleeve Length

long sleeve

Dimensions Chest

46

Dimensions Waist

48.5

Dimensions CF Length

15.25

Dimensions CB Length

18.5

Hem Circumference

55.5

Underarm to Waist

7.5

Dimensions Other

Shirtwaist (a): 30.5 inches (front chest), 32 inches (front waist), 16.5 inches (back waist), 3.5 inches (waist location above hem), 22.5 inches (sleeve length).

Dimensions All

46 inches (chest), 48.5 inches (waist), 15.25 inches (center front length), 18.5 inches (center back length), 55.5 inches (hem circumference), 7.5 inches (underarm to waist). other measurements: Shirtwaist (a): 30.5 inches (front chest), 32 inches (front waist), 16.5 inches (back waist), 3.5 inches (waist location above hem), 22.5 inches (sleeve length).

Label

"SIZE" located at corner of hem at center front

Date Earliest

1900

Date Latest

1910

Gender

womenswear

Classification

costume
clothing

Category

Tops

Treatment

freezer protocol 2015

Storage Location

O4

Repository

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

Work Type

blouse
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