Blue Floral Bodice with Bustle

Brief Item Record

Title: Blue Floral Bodice with Bustle

Description: blue floral china silk bodice w/dk. blue velvet cuff, bustle cover. blue silk brocade with white and black flower; deep cobalt velvet; blue polished cotton lining; cotton tape fitted bustle polonaise blue velvet manderin-style collar, CF panels, hip band from edge of cener front panels to bustle, cuffs; fitted sleeves; front shaped with two darts; 11 buttonholes but no buttons at CF; shaped back with six pieces, the inner four of which continue with inverted pleats into bustled back panel held into poufs with an interior waist tape;

Full Item Record

Dublin Core

Identifier

VC2001165

Title

Blue Floral Bodice with Bustle

Description

blue floral china silk bodice w/dk. blue velvet cuff, bustle cover. blue silk brocade with white and black flower; deep cobalt velvet; blue polished cotton lining; cotton tape fitted bustle polonaise blue velvet manderin-style collar, CF panels, hip band from edge of cener front panels to bustle, cuffs; fitted sleeves; front shaped with two darts; 11 buttonholes but no buttons at CF; shaped back with six pieces, the inner four of which continue with inverted pleats into bustled back panel held into poufs with an interior waist tape;

Subject

Clothing and dress

Extent

27 inches (chest), 24 inches (waist), 17 inches (center front length), other measurements: CB to bustle 17 CB flat bustle length 17 Hips along lower edge of band 40 Collar 11.75 Sleeve length 17.5

Medium

Type

Physical Object

Temporal Coverage

Rights

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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

Starr, Tang, Turpin 2/26/2010

Color Main

Chest

27

Waist

24

Center Front Length

17

Measurements Other

CB to bustle 17 CB flat bustle length 17 Hips along lower edge of band 40 Collar 11.75 Sleeve length 17.5

All Measurements

27 inches (chest), 24 inches (waist), 17 inches (center front length), other measurements: CB to bustle 17 CB flat bustle length 17 Hips along lower edge of band 40 Collar 11.75 Sleeve length 17.5

Gender

Classification

costume
clothing

Category

Life Stages

Condition Term

fair

Condition Description

See Condition Report

Storage Location

D10

Work Type

Pattern

Citation

“Blue Floral Bodice with Bustle,” Vassar College Costume Collection, accessed June 23, 2024, https://vccc.vassarspaces.net/items/show/1006.

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