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Blue-Gray Dress with Embroidered Flowers

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Detail View of Blue-Gray Dress with Embroidered Flowers
Front View of Blue-Gray Dress with Embroidered Flowers

Dublin Core

Identifier

VC2001011

Title

Blue-Gray Dress with Embroidered Flowers

Description

Blue-gray loose fit, drop waist, cap sleeve, knee length dress with floral embroidery.; 1. Blue-gray silk chiffon, cream lace, blue, green, yellow, and coral cotton embroidery thread 2. Loose fit, short cap sleeve, drop waist, knee length dress 3. Modest boat neck; short cap sleeves timed with lace and small row of silk; double layer of silk on front of bodice and all of skirt, under-layer has 2 columns of square grid pattern, top panels open down CF, attached at neckline and waist, bordered in floral embroidery patter from neck to hem;, diamond shaped embroidery at either side of CF at waist; 6 rows of lace alternating with 6 rows of silk ruffles;

Subject

Clothing and dress

Extent

38 inches (chest), 32 inches (waist), 37 inches (center front length), 41 inches (center back length),

Medium

cotton
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

VC2001011

Cataloguer with Date

Leksi Kolanko, Anne Silk 5/7/10

Color Main

blue

Dimensions Chest

38

Dimensions Waist

32

Dimensions CF Length

37

Dimensions CB Length

41

Dimensions All

38 inches (chest), 32 inches (waist), 37 inches (center front length), 41 inches (center back length),

Gender

womenswear

Classification

costume
clothing

Category

Day dresses

Function

day wear

Condition Term

fair

Condition

tear under right arm pit, faded lace, staining on silk, faded silk

Storage Location

G0

Repository

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

Work Type

dress

Pattern

floral patterns
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