Pink Silk Gown with Fringe

Brief Item Record

Title: Pink Silk Gown with Fringe

Date: 1910-1919

Description: Pink silk gown with fringe; cream lace with silk embroidery, salmon silk crepe, pink silk satin ribbon, pink fringe, pink crepe-backed satin Slip dress. A. Ankle-length dress; v-neck lace bodice with fringe at neckline and down CF, ribbon garlanding at bust, bows at shoulders; elbow-length sleeves; ribbon at Empire waist, with flower detail CF; crepe skirt, pleated at waist, slit CF. B. Pink satin slip, ankle-length; v-neck, sleeveless, Empire waist; tie on left strap, box pleats from shoulder to waist seam, snap closures at R side, triangular insets in skirt.

Full Item Record

Dublin Core

Identifier

VC2004008

Title

Pink Silk Gown with Fringe

Description

Pink silk gown with fringe; cream lace with silk embroidery, salmon silk crepe, pink silk satin ribbon, pink fringe, pink crepe-backed satin Slip dress. A. Ankle-length dress; v-neck lace bodice with fringe at neckline and down CF, ribbon garlanding at bust, bows at shoulders; elbow-length sleeves; ribbon at Empire waist, with flower detail CF; crepe skirt, pleated at waist, slit CF. B. Pink satin slip, ankle-length; v-neck, sleeveless, Empire waist; tie on left strap, box pleats from shoulder to waist seam, snap closures at R side, triangular insets in skirt.

Date

1910-1919

Subject

Clothing and dress

Extent

36 inches (chest), 26 inches (waist), 34 inches (hips), 44 inches (center front length), 46 inches (center back length),

Medium

Type

Physical Object

Temporal Coverage

Rights

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Rights Holder

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Costume Item Type Metadata

Cataloguer with Date

Arden Kirkland / Anna Weincrot 5/5/2004; Margaret Thompson/Sharon Scoble 2/15/10

Color Main

Chest

36

Waist

26

Hips

34

Center Front Length

44

Center Back Length

46

All Measurements

36 inches (chest), 26 inches (waist), 34 inches (hips), 44 inches (center front length), 46 inches (center back length),

Donor

Nancy Brandon Allen

Date Earliest

1910

Date Latest

1919

Gender

Classification

costume
clothing

Category

Function

Public Information

Do the slip and the dress really go together?

Condition Term

very good

Condition Description

some tearing on slip at underarms, fringe detaching, some staining

Storage Location

O7

Work Type

Citation

“Pink Silk Gown with Fringe,” Vassar College Costume Collection, accessed March 1, 2024, https://vccc.vassarspaces.net/items/show/1123.