Black Bodice with Orange Chiffon

Brief Item Record

Title: Black Bodice with Orange Chiffon

Description: black bodice w/beading @neck + orange silk chiffon at sleeves and neck; black bodice w/beading @neck + orange silk chiffon at sleeves and neck -black silk faille fitted bodice; modest mutton sleeves tapered to wrist, gathered around arm holes in front; center front button closures, buttons removed; black glass beads in flower shapes around collar and bottom; mandarin collar; alterations, taken in at waist, hooks and eyes added along inner sleeve seams, elastic added inside cuffs, orange chiffon and black lace added to cuffs and collar, buttons removed

Full Item Record

Dublin Core

Identifier

VC2001161

Title

Black Bodice with Orange Chiffon

Description

black bodice w/beading @neck + orange silk chiffon at sleeves and neck; black bodice w/beading @neck + orange silk chiffon at sleeves and neck -black silk faille fitted bodice; modest mutton sleeves tapered to wrist, gathered around arm holes in front; center front button closures, buttons removed; black glass beads in flower shapes around collar and bottom; mandarin collar; alterations, taken in at waist, hooks and eyes added along inner sleeve seams, elastic added inside cuffs, orange chiffon and black lace added to cuffs and collar, buttons removed

Subject

Clothing and dress

Extent

28 inches (chest), 23 inches (waist), 19 inches (center front length), 22 inches (center back length),

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

Fields, Schuster, Leimkuhler 2/22/2010

Color Main

Color Secondary

Chest

28

Waist

23

Center Front Length

19

Center Back Length

22

All Measurements

28 inches (chest), 23 inches (waist), 19 inches (center front length), 22 inches (center back length),

References

Blum p 223-4, Payne, Winakor and Farrel-Beck p. 522

Gender

Classification

costume
clothing

Category

Condition Description

shattering near wrists, altered

Storage Location

D10

Work Type

Citation

“Black Bodice with Orange Chiffon,” Vassar College Costume Collection, accessed June 12, 2024, https://vccc.vassarspaces.net/items/show/1002.