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Sheer Cotton Blouse with Lace Insets

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Identifier

VC2015002

Title

Sheer Cotton Blouse with Lace Insets

Description

Loose-fitting, sheer cotton blouse with mandarin collar. Three geometric lace insets on center front. Two darts at front waist, and two darts at back waist. 3/4 length sleeves with gathering at cuffs. Four darts at center - back neck. Embroidery details at the center front. Gathering at front shoulder seams. Four plastic and mother of pearl buttons at center back opening. Fagoting on front.

Subject

Clothing and dress

Extent

blouse: 46 inches (waist), 46 inches (chest), 20 inches (center front length), 21.5 inches (center back length), 41 inches (hem circumference), 8 inches (armpit to waist), 14.75 inches (collar)

Medium

batiste
cotton
mother of pearl
plastic
ribbon
silk

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

VC2015002

Cataloguer with Date

Ruby Pierce 2015-03-23; Mahalia Hunter. 2020-10-20

Color Main

white

Technique

embroidering
gathering
lace making

Closure Type

buttons

Closure Placement

neck closure

Collar

band collar

Structure Sleeves

bishop sleeve

Sleeve Length

long sleeve

Dimensions Chest

46

Dimensions Waist

46

Dimensions CF Length

20

Dimensions CB Length

21.5

Hem Circumference

41

Underarm to Waist

8

Dimensions Other

14.75 inches (collar)

Dimensions All

46 inches (chest), 46 inches (waist), 20 inches (center front length), 21.5 inches (center back length), 41 inches (hem circumference), 8 inches (underarm to waist). other measurements: 14.75 inches (collar)

Donor

Mary K. Barniak Gothe

Gender

womenswear

Classification

costume
clothing

Category

Tops

Condition Term

good

Condition

Unmended tears around collar; stains at hem and cuffs, and slight yellowing around the neck. Fraying at left cuff bottom; reinforced with whip stitch. Mending at bottom center front and bottom center front. Folds and creases in sleeves and front waist area.

Treatment

freezer protocol 2015

Storage Location

O4

Repository

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

Credit Line

Gift of Mary K. Barniak Gothe

Work Type

blouse
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