Full Length Bustle Cage (4)

Brief Item Record

Title: Full Length Bustle Cage (4)

Description: Cotton tape and metal bustle cage; 27 metal rings attached to cotton with studs every inch; seven vertical bands of cotton tape; buckle center front waist; very wide weave of cotton tape center bottom; cotton tape has pattern of stripes and diamonds.

Full Item Record

Dublin Core

Identifier

VC2001211

Title

Full Length Bustle Cage (4)

Description

Cotton tape and metal bustle cage; 27 metal rings attached to cotton with studs every inch; seven vertical bands of cotton tape; buckle center front waist; very wide weave of cotton tape center bottom; cotton tape has pattern of stripes and diamonds.

Subject

Clothing and dress

Extent

45 inches (hips), 31 inches (center front length), 31 inches (center back length), 69 inches (hem circumference),

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

Color Main

Closure

Closure Placement

Hips

45

Center Front Length

31

Center Back Length

31

Hem Circumference

69

All Measurements

45 inches (hips), 31 inches (center front length), 31 inches (center back length), 69 inches (hem circumference),

Gender

Classification

costume
clothing

Category

Function

Condition Term

fair

Condition Description

Cloth covering wire brittle, detached, and rusted; missing grommets; stains and rusting throughout; surface dirt on bottom; minor fraying at the ends of wire.

Mannequin

Peggy

Storage Location

A1

Work Type

Pattern

Citation

“Full Length Bustle Cage (4),” Vassar College Costume Collection, accessed June 14, 2024, https://vccc.vassarspaces.net/items/show/1052.