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Black Faille Bodice with Passementerie

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Front View of Black Faille Bodice with Passementerie
Back View of Black Faille Bodice with Passementerie
Detail View of Black Faille Bodice with Passementerie

Dublin Core

Identifier

VC1992136

Title

Black Faille Bodice with Passementerie

Description

Black faille bodice with passementerie: fitted at natural waist, long-sleeved; princess seams in front and back of bodice, with pleating from waist to hem at front; full-length sleeves widen towards wrist, 3.5'wide cuff with passementerie flower detail; passementerie detailing along neck and down front of bodie at either sides of closure; full cream silk lining; pleated tail detail; black faille weave silk, black silk passementerie, ivory silk lining, brown cotton backing, metal hook and eyes.

Subject

Clothing and dress

Extent

39 inches (chest), 32 inches (waist), 14 inches (center front length), 21 inches (center back length), other measurements: Center back of bodice measures 14.5, plus 6.5of pleated tail.

Medium

cotton
metal
silk

Type

Physical Object

Temporal Coverage

1850s
1860s

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

VC1992136

Cataloguer with Date

Margaret Thompson, Alyssa Cowley, Madeleine Boesche 3/26/10

Color Main

black

Dimensions Chest

39

Dimensions Waist

32

Dimensions CF Length

14

Dimensions CB Length

21

Dimensions Other

Center back of bodice measures 14.5, plus 6.5of pleated tail.

Dimensions All

39 inches (chest), 32 inches (waist), 14 inches (center front length), 21 inches (center back length), other measurements: Center back of bodice measures 14.5, plus 6.5of pleated tail.

Classification

costume
clothing

Category

Tops

Condition Term

good

Condition

lining along neckline, cuffs, and bottom edges of front and back = severely frayed and even completely shredded

Storage Location

B7

Repository

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

Work Type

bodice
Related Items:
http://vcomeka.com/vccc/images/1992.136.condition2010.pdf
http://vcomeka.com/vccc/images/1992.136.f.1.jpg

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