Purple Velvet Jacket

Brief Item Record

Title: Purple Velvet Jacket

Date: 1930-1939

Description: purple velvet jacket with peach satin lining; I. purple velvet; peach satin lining; metal hook and eyes II. Silhouette: Fitted III. hip length; full length sleeves, leg of mutton style; high neckline, ruffled collar; two vents in the back; centered front closure but altered to be asymmetrical.

Full Item Record

Dublin Core

Identifier

VC2004010

Title

Purple Velvet Jacket

Description

purple velvet jacket with peach satin lining; I. purple velvet; peach satin lining; metal hook and eyes II. Silhouette: Fitted III. hip length; full length sleeves, leg of mutton style; high neckline, ruffled collar; two vents in the back; centered front closure but altered to be asymmetrical.

Date

1930-1939

Subject

Clothing and dress

Medium

Type

Physical Object

Temporal Coverage

Rights

http://rightsstatements.org/vocab/InC-EDU/1.0/

Rights Holder

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Costume Item Type Metadata

Cataloguer with Date

Arden Kirkland 5/5/2004 Anne Silk and Emily Leimkuhler 2/15/10

Color Main

Donor

Nancy Brandon Allen

Date Earliest

1930

Date Latest

1939

Gender

Classification

costume
clothing

Category

Function

Condition Term

excellent

Condition Description

Hook and eyes moved, color faded a little, velvet worn a little on one sleeve

Storage Location

M11

Work Type

Citation

“Purple Velvet Jacket,” Vassar College Costume Collection, accessed March 1, 2024, https://vccc.vassarspaces.net/items/show/1125.