White Silk Gossamer Romantic Dress with Seafoam Trim

Brief Item Record

Title: White Silk Gossamer Romantic Dress with Seafoam Trim

Description: White Silk Romantic Dress - blue ribbon trim cream loose-weave silk; cream net strips; blue silk ribbon trim; cotton lining romantic-style adolescent girl's dress; fitted, slightly boned bodice; wide neck trimmed with net strips; short sleeves with net trim; skirt gathered into waist; blue ribbon at neck, sleeves, waist, and knee; horizontal tucks at and above hem

Full Item Record

Dublin Core

Identifier

VC2004034

Title

White Silk Gossamer Romantic Dress with Seafoam Trim

Description

White Silk Romantic Dress - blue ribbon trim cream loose-weave silk; cream net strips; blue silk ribbon trim; cotton lining romantic-style adolescent girl's dress; fitted, slightly boned bodice; wide neck trimmed with net strips; short sleeves with net trim; skirt gathered into waist; blue ribbon at neck, sleeves, waist, and knee; horizontal tucks at and above hem

Subject

Clothing and dress

Type

Physical Object

Temporal Coverage

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

Cataloguer with Date

Arden Kirkland 5/7/2004 2010, Gus Pointer Mace 10/3/2023

Color Main

Color Secondary

Dress Type

Closure

Closure Placement

Sleeve Length

Waistline

Skirt Type

Length

Donor

Nancy Brandon Allen

Gender

Classification

costume
clothing

Function

Life Stages

Condition Term

poor

Condition Description

Very poor, extensively damaged throughout. External fabric is thoroughly shredding and deteriorating, but most stitching is in good condition

Storage Location

D5

Work Type

Citation

“White Silk Gossamer Romantic Dress with Seafoam Trim,” Vassar College Costume Collection, accessed May 22, 2024, http://vccc.vassarspaces.net/items/show/1149.