Golden Georgette Beaded Dress

Brief Item Record

Title: Golden Georgette Beaded Dress

Date: 1920-1929

Description: Golden yellow silk crepe chiffon or georgette; gold possibly plastic star sequins; glass gold bugle beads, putter colored ball beads ; drop waist silhouette ; scoop neck; sleeveless, smocking at shoulders; skirt comprised of 3 tiers; alternating lines of beads and sequins coming up from drop waist seam, smaller version of beadwork on each of the 3 tiers; below knee length; canary silk lining, shift slip.

Full Item Record

Dublin Core

Identifier

VC1992025

Title

Golden Georgette Beaded Dress

Description

Golden yellow silk crepe chiffon or georgette; gold possibly plastic star sequins; glass gold bugle beads, putter colored ball beads ; drop waist silhouette ; scoop neck; sleeveless, smocking at shoulders; skirt comprised of 3 tiers; alternating lines of beads and sequins coming up from drop waist seam, smaller version of beadwork on each of the 3 tiers; below knee length; canary silk lining, shift slip.

Date

1920-1929

Subject

Clothing and dress

Extent

33 inches (chest), 32 inches (waist), 32.25 inches (center front length), 34.5 inches (center back length),

Type

Physical Object

Temporal Coverage

Rights

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

Rights Holder

© Vassar College Costume Collection. Images in this collection may be used for teaching, classroom presentation, and research purposes only. For other reuse, reproduction and publication of these images, contact costumeshop@vassar.edu.

Costume Item Type Metadata

Cataloguer with Date

Leksi Kolanko, Chloe Boxer, Sarah Saiz

Color Main

Chest

33

Waist

32

Center Front Length

32.25

Center Back Length

34.5

All Measurements

33 inches (chest), 32 inches (waist), 32.25 inches (center front length), 34.5 inches (center back length),

Date Earliest

1920

Date Latest

1929

Gender

Classification

costume
clothing

Function

Condition Term

poor

Condition Description

Big tear in top above beading on back Other side = okay for display?

Storage Location

D3

Work Type

Citation

“Golden Georgette Beaded Dress,” Vassar College Costume Collection, accessed April 15, 2024, https://vccc.vassarspaces.net/items/show/697.