Royal Blue Silk Dress with Tails

Brief Item Record

Title: Royal Blue Silk Dress with Tails

Date: 1910-1919

Description: Blue silk dress with long sleeves trimmed in tan tulle. There are matching blue silk buttons down the front with a white tulle underlay at the chest which is decorated with rhinestone buttons and a blue silk waistband below it . Above the waistband is a piece of tulle decorated with beads. Down the front of the dress is decoration with matching blue silk buttons and there is a collar as well.; Blue silk afternoon dress, white silk front with rhinestone buttons, Tails in back

Full Item Record

Dublin Core

Identifier

VC2004017

Title

Royal Blue Silk Dress with Tails

Description

Blue silk dress with long sleeves trimmed in tan tulle. There are matching blue silk buttons down the front with a white tulle underlay at the chest which is decorated with rhinestone buttons and a blue silk waistband below it . Above the waistband is a piece of tulle decorated with beads. Down the front of the dress is decoration with matching blue silk buttons and there is a collar as well.; Blue silk afternoon dress, white silk front with rhinestone buttons, Tails in back

Date

1910-1919

Subject

Clothing and dress

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 5/7/2004

Color Main

Donor

Nancy Brandon Allen

Date Earliest

1910

Date Latest

1919

Gender

Classification

costume
clothing

Category

Function

Condition Term

good

Condition Description

some buttons missing; tears in silk; a few stains in front; waistband coming detached inside back; hanger damage

Storage Location

O6

Work Type

Citation

“Royal Blue Silk Dress with Tails,” Vassar College Costume Collection, accessed December 2, 2023, https://vccc.vassarspaces.net/items/show/1132.