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Burgundy Embroidered Mantle

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Front View of Burgundy Embroidered Mantle

Dublin Core

Identifier

VC2001124

Title

Burgundy Embroidered Mantle

Description

Burgundy embroidered mantle with fringe hem. Silk velvet, silk. Burgundy silk velvet cape (a) is sleeveless, with button closures which are damaged and reinforced with hooks and eye closures down the front center, silk lining, fringe hem, and embroidery down the front center and the hem.

Subject

Clothing and dress

Extent

53 inches (chest), 25.75 inches (center front length), 22.5 inches (center back length), 93 inches (hem circumference),

Type

Physical Object

Temporal Coverage

1870s
1880s

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

VC2001124

Color Main

burgundy

Technique

machine sewing

Structure Silhouette

a-line

Closure Type

buttons

Costume Component

lining

Dimensions Chest

53

Dimensions CF Length

25.75

Dimensions CB Length

22.5

Hem Circumference

93

Dimensions All

53 inches (chest), 25.75 inches (center front length), 22.5 inches (center back length), 93 inches (hem circumference),

Classification

costume
clothing

Category

Outerwear

Condition Term

fair

Condition

Fading and yellowing on right shoulder and fringe; tears at back of collar and center front hem; button loops loose; stains on lining; abrasion on lining; mending at collar; stains at chest

Storage Location

P7

Repository

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

Work Type

mantle
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Comments

Student Student

Stored in Box P7