Gold Silk Jacquard Dress with Floral Motif

Brief Item Record

Title: Gold Silk Jacquard Dress with Floral Motif

Date: 1830-1850

Description: Gold Silk Jacquard Dress with Floral Motif and Leg-of-Mutton Sleeves; 1. Gold Silk jacquard with floral motif; Lining at Hem, Bodice, Sleeves; Boning at bodice front. 2. Full length; Empire waist; Leg-o-Mutton sleeves; Boned bodice; Low neckline. 3. Decorative pleats at bodice front, shoulder bands, and cuffs; Skirt gathered at back, pleated at front; heart-shape illusion at bust

Full Item Record

Dublin Core

Identifier

VC2011001

Title

Gold Silk Jacquard Dress with Floral Motif

Description

Gold Silk Jacquard Dress with Floral Motif and Leg-of-Mutton Sleeves; 1. Gold Silk jacquard with floral motif; Lining at Hem, Bodice, Sleeves; Boning at bodice front. 2. Full length; Empire waist; Leg-o-Mutton sleeves; Boned bodice; Low neckline. 3. Decorative pleats at bodice front, shoulder bands, and cuffs; Skirt gathered at back, pleated at front; heart-shape illusion at bust

Date

1830-1850

Subject

Clothing and dress

Extent

26 inches (chest), 22 inches (waist), 32 inches (hips), 47 inches (center front length), 49 inches (center back length),

Type

Physical Object

Temporal Coverage

Rights

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

Rights Holder

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Costume Item Type Metadata

Color Main

Sleeve Type

Sleeve Length

Waistline

Skirt Type

Length

Costume Components

Chest

26

Waist

22

Hips

32

Center Front Length

47

Center Back Length

49

All Measurements

26 inches (chest), 22 inches (waist), 32 inches (hips), 47 inches (center front length), 49 inches (center back length),

Donor

Patsy Bessolo

Date Earliest

1830

Date Latest

1850

Gender

Classification

costume
clothing

Category

Function

Storage Location

B9

Work Type

Pattern

Citation

“Gold Silk Jacquard Dress with Floral Motif,” Vassar College Costume Collection, accessed June 12, 2024, https://vccc.vassarspaces.net/items/show/1218.