Black Satin Beaded Pleated Bodice with Pink Accents

Brief Item Record

Title: Black Satin Beaded Pleated Bodice with Pink Accents

Date: 1870-1890

Description: Black satin bodice with beading, pleats, boning, full-length leg-o-mutton sleeves, high collar, pink accents on reverse of satin, lace at ends of sleeves, and shoulder ruffles.

Full Item Record

Dublin Core

Identifier

VC2017006

Title

Black Satin Beaded Pleated Bodice with Pink Accents

Description

Black satin bodice with beading, pleats, boning, full-length leg-o-mutton sleeves, high collar, pink accents on reverse of satin, lace at ends of sleeves, and shoulder ruffles.

Date

1870-1890

Subject

Clothing and Dress

Relation

VC2016001; VC2016002; VC2017003; VC2017004; VC2017005; VC2017007; VC2017008; VC2017009; VC2017010

Extent

32 inches (chest), 24 inches (waist), 12 inches (center front length), 14 inches (center back length), 7.75 inches (underarm to waist).

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

Rachel Wallace, Mollie Lipkowitz, Lucy Purnine, 2017-02-15; Pamela Prior 2017-03-22; Evelyn Boyle 2020-09-15

Color Main

Color Secondary

Closure

Closure Placement

Neckline

Sleeve Type

Waistline

Chest

32

Waist

24

Center Front Length

12

Center Back Length

14

Underarm to Waist

7.75

All Measurements

32 inches (chest), 24 inches (waist), 12 inches (center front length), 14 inches (center back length), 7.75 inches (underarm to waist)

Donor

Christina Caroll '06

Date Earliest

1870

Date Latest

1890

Gender

Classification

costume
clothing

Category

Function

Life Stages

Socio-Economic Class

Public Information

Donated by Christina Caroll '06 , granddaughter of Cynthia Bowen, in the name of her grandmother. Bodice is part of a large, trunk donation housed by Mrs. Bowen containing many children's garments, women's garments and lace pieces that were important to the family.

Condition Term

very good

Condition Description

wrinkles, particularly in pleated puff sleeves. Loose waistband detached at one point.

Work Type

Tags

Citation

“Black Satin Beaded Pleated Bodice with Pink Accents,” Vassar College Costume Collection, accessed July 14, 2024, http://vccc.vassarspaces.net/items/show/6220.

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