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Black Silk Dress with Shell Motif Beading

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Dublin Core

Identifier

VC1992153

Title

Black Silk Dress with Shell Motif Beading

Description

black silk chiffon dress with floral and shell beaded motifs

Date

1910-1919

Subject

Clothing and dress

Extent

38 inches (chest), 30 inches (waist), 38 inches (center front length),

Medium

glass
metal
silk

Type

Physical Object

Temporal Coverage

1920s

Rights

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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

VC1992153

Cataloguer with Date

Arden Kirkland 4/8/2003; Faren Tang, Kayla Abe, Hannah Schenk - 10/12/11

Color Main

black

Dimensions Chest

38

Dimensions Waist

30

Dimensions CF Length

38

Dimensions All

38 inches (chest), 30 inches (waist), 38 inches (center front length),

Date Earliest

1910

Date Latest

1919

Gender

womenswear

Classification

costume
clothing

Category

20s Evening Dresses

Function

evening dress

Condition Term

very good

Condition

possible faint mold stains--small gray spots on front and back; otherwise excellent.



Suspended white marks, missing a few beads along lower cuff and neckline edges

Storage Location

M6

Repository

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

Work Type

dress

Pattern

floral patterns
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