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Black Silk Chiffon Dress with Beaded Trim

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Front View of Black Silk Chiffon Dress with Beaded Trim
Detail View of Black Silk Chiffon Dress with Beaded Trim
Detail View of Black Silk Chiffon Dress with Beaded Trim
Detail View of Black Silk Chiffon Dress with Beaded Trim
Detail View of Black Silk Chiffon Dress with Beaded Trim
Detail View of Black Silk Chiffon Dress with Beaded Trim
Front View of Black Silk Chiffon Dress with Beaded Trim

Dublin Core

Identifier

VC1992154

Title

Black Silk Chiffon Dress with Beaded Trim

Description

black silk chiffon dress with multicolor beaded trim; black silk crepe; cream,black, and gold bugle beads; light pink, metallic black, magenta, and green seed beads; spun black cotton net; Drop waist silhouette; beaded V-neck neckline; crisscross net bands with beaded embroidery making a x across the chest; three-quarter crepe sleeves; crepe waistband tacked on at low waist; double peaked seam at dropped waist; double layered skirt in front, single layer in back; full skirt curved hem that is longer on the sides; back b-shaped floral embroidery with net inserts;

Date

1920-1929

Subject

Clothing and dress

Extent

34 inches (chest), 32.5 inches (waist), 36.25 inches (hips), 43.375 inches (center back length), other measurements: Center Front décolletage to first layer 29 inches Center Front décolletage to second layer 28 1/8 inches Center back collar 3 1/4 inches Collar to V-Seam 29 3/4 inches Sleeve 10 inches

Medium

cotton
glass
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

VC1992154

Cataloguer with Date

Arden Kirkland 4/18/2003

Color Main

black

Dimensions Chest

34.000

Dimensions Waist

32.500

Dimensions Hips

36.250

Dimensions CB Length

43.375

Dimensions Other

Center Front décolletage to first layer 29 inches Center Front décolletage to second layer 28 1/8 inches Center back collar 3 1/4 inches Collar to V-Seam 29 3/4 inches Sleeve 10 inches

Dimensions All

34 inches (chest), 32.5 inches (waist), 36.25 inches (hips), 43.375 inches (center back length), other measurements: Center Front décolletage to first layer 29 inches Center Front décolletage to second layer 28 1/8 inches Center back collar 3 1/4 inches Collar to V-Seam 29 3/4 inches Sleeve 10 inches

Date Earliest

1920

Date Latest

1929

Gender

womenswear

Classification

costume
clothing

Category

Evening Dresses

Function

evening dress

Condition

patch on right sleeve; belt ripped; tears throughout openwork; tears under armpits; faint mold stains, losing beads;

Storage Location

C4

Repository

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

Work Type

dress

Pattern

floral patterns
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