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Purple Geometric Print Bathing Robe

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Dublin Core

Identifier

VC2001034

Title

Purple Geometric Print Bathing Robe

Description

Purple geometric print bathing robe; china silk; two belt loops at sides; scoop neckline; sleeveless; dropped waistline; micro mini hem; bust darts; A-line shape; unlined; thin black trim at neckline and sleeves; no closures

Creator

The Ocean Bathing Suit Co.

Date

1920-1929

Subject

Clothing and dress

Extent

42 inches (chest), 46 inches (waist), 27.5 inches (center front length), 31.5 inches (center back length), 54 inches (hem circumference), 10 inches (underarm to waist).

Medium

silk

Type

Physical Object

Spatial Coverage

United States

Temporal Coverage

1920s

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

VC2001034

Color Main

purple

Color Secondary

pink
green
blue
yellow
white

Structure Silhouette

a-line

Structure Neckline

round neckline

Structure Sleeves

sleeveless

Structure Waist

dropped

Structure Skirt

a-line skirt

Structure Hem

hip length

Dimensions Chest

42

Dimensions Waist

46

Dimensions CF Length

27.5

Dimensions CB Length

31.5

Hem Circumference

54

Underarm to Waist

10

Dimensions All

42 inches (chest), 46 inches (waist), 27.5 inches (center front length), 31.5 inches (center back length), 54 inches (hem circumference), 10 inches (underarm to waist).

Label

"THE / OCEAN / BATHING SUIT CO. / NEW YORK"

Date Earliest

1920

Date Latest

1929

Culture

American

Gender

womenswear

Classification

costume
clothing

Category

Sport

Function

sports clothing

Condition Term

very good

Condition

Some fraying at neckline; wrinkles, especially at hem; some surface dirt and stains

Storage Location

Q7

Repository

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

Work Type

bathing suit
robe
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