Gray Raffia Lace Dress with Belt

Brief Item Record

Title: Gray Raffia Lace Dress with Belt

Description: Grey raffia lace dress and matching belt: gray crocheted raffia lace; side metal zipper; green elastic waistband; off-white synthetic slip; gray crocheted raffia belt with synthetic ribbon backing. Fit and flare silhouette; mid-calf length skirt with scalloped hem; sleeveless; 4'wide shoulder bands; rounded, scalloped neckline; side zipper; green elastic inner waistband. Off-white strapless slip with sweetheart neckline; bodice with boning; back zipper; starched banded hem with rows of stitching. Gray raffia and synthetic ribbon belt with double hook and eye closure.

Full Item Record

Dublin Core

Identifier

VC2007001

Title

Gray Raffia Lace Dress with Belt

Description

Grey raffia lace dress and matching belt: gray crocheted raffia lace; side metal zipper; green elastic waistband; off-white synthetic slip; gray crocheted raffia belt with synthetic ribbon backing. Fit and flare silhouette; mid-calf length skirt with scalloped hem; sleeveless; 4'wide shoulder bands; rounded, scalloped neckline; side zipper; green elastic inner waistband. Off-white strapless slip with sweetheart neckline; bodice with boning; back zipper; starched banded hem with rows of stitching. Gray raffia and synthetic ribbon belt with double hook and eye closure.

Subject

Clothing and dress

Extent

36.5 inches (chest), 28 inches (waist), 46 inches (hips), 44 inches (center front length), 42 inches (center back length), other measurements: CF 10.25neckline to waist CB 10neckline to waist

Type

Physical Object

Spatial Coverage

Temporal Coverage

Rights

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Rights Holder

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Costume Item Type Metadata

Cataloguer with Date

Sharon Scoble 2/19/2010

Color Main

Closure

Closure Placement

Chest

36.5

Waist

28

Hips

46

Center Front Length

44

Center Back Length

42

Measurements Other

CF 10.25neckline to waist CB 10neckline to waist

All Measurements

36.5 inches (chest), 28 inches (waist), 46 inches (hips), 44 inches (center front length), 42 inches (center back length), other measurements: CF 10.25neckline to waist CB 10neckline to waist

Label

Mode Anna Giovannozzi, Borgognissanti. Tel. 21735 - Firenze'(2 identical tags in dress and slip)

Worn by

Donor

Frank L. Dent

Culture

Classification

costume
clothing

Function

Condition Term

very good

Condition Description

Some discoloration of raffia

Storage Location

O11

Work Type

Citation

“Gray Raffia Lace Dress with Belt,” Vassar College Costume Collection, accessed September 24, 2023, https://vccc.vassarspaces.net/items/show/1165.