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Full length cotton dress with lace decoration

Front View of the Full Length White Cotton Dress with Lace Detailing
Detail View of the Full Length White Cotton Dress with Lace Detailing
Back View of the Full Length White Cotton Dress with Lace Detailing
Detail View of the Full Length White Cotton Dress with Lace Detailing
Detail View of the Full Length White Cotton Dress with Lace Detailing

Dublin Core

Identifier

VC2015004

Title

Full length cotton dress with lace decoration

Description

White, cotton floor length dress with lace decoration on bodice, sleeves and skirt; flared skirt with gathered ruffle; tucks at waist give skirt shape; band collar in lace; vertical lace panels on bodice front with horizontal lace strips on center front; long sleeves with button closures at wrist; horizontal lace strips on sleeves and small ruffles layered up the sleeve; diagonal lace strips on back of bodice meeting at bottom of center back; lace waistband at natural waist; button closures on center back of bodice; hook and eye closures on center back of skirt; large ruffle on bottom of skirt with horizontal lace strips.

Creator

J.B.F.

Date

1900-1919

Subject

Clothing and dress

Extent

32 inches (chest), 26 inches (waist), 57.5 inches (center front length), 57.5 inches (center back length), 106 inches (hem circumference), 8 inches (underarm to waist). other measurements: 14 inches (neck); 24 inches (shoulder to wrist).

Medium

cotton
lace

Type

Physical Object

Temporal Coverage

1900s
1910s

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

Cataloguer with Date

Robin Piatt Stegman 5/19/2015

Dimensions Chest

32

Dimensions Waist

26

Dimensions CF Length

57.5

Dimensions CB Length

57.5

Hem Circumference

106

Underarm to Waist

8

Dimensions Other

14 inches (neck); 24 inches (shoulder to wrist).

Dimensions All

32 inches (chest), 26 inches (waist), 57.5 inches (center front length), 57.5 inches (center back length), 106 inches (hem circumference), 8 inches (underarm to waist). other measurements: 14 inches (neck); 24 inches (shoulder to wrist).

Date Earliest

1900

Date Latest

1919

Classification

costume
clothing

Treatment

2015-02: freezer protocol - in freezer for 48 hours, out for 24 hours, back in for several days

2015-05-20: vacuumed thoroughly by Daisy Walker and Emily Goddard, especially to remove pet hair

Storage Location

N11

Repository

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

Work Type

dress
bodice
skirt

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