Black Mesh Dress with Floral Embroidery

Brief Item Record

Title: Black Mesh Dress with Floral Embroidery

Date: 1920-1929

Description: black loose mesh sleeveless overdress with cream floral embroidery ; black tubular bead trim at neck and armholes; cream floral embroidery on skirt creates lace effect; columnar silhouette with no defined waistline; black loose mesh dress with cream floral embroidery sleeveless overdress black tubular bead trim @ neck + armholes cream floral embroidered skirt - lace effect

Full Item Record

Dublin Core

Identifier

VC1992121

Title

Black Mesh Dress with Floral Embroidery

Description

black loose mesh sleeveless overdress with cream floral embroidery ; black tubular bead trim at neck and armholes; cream floral embroidery on skirt creates lace effect; columnar silhouette with no defined waistline; black loose mesh dress with cream floral embroidery sleeveless overdress black tubular bead trim @ neck + armholes cream floral embroidered skirt - lace effect

Date

1920-1929

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 4/18/2003

Color Main

Date Earliest

1920

Date Latest

1929

Classification

costume
clothing

Function

Condition Term

good

Condition Description

holes in mesh, especially near beaded trim at neck and armscye, also in lower part with cream embroidery; cannot be mounted without risking more ripping from weight of beads

Storage Location

L9

Work Type

Pattern

Citation

“Black Mesh Dress with Floral Embroidery,” Vassar College Costume Collection, accessed April 15, 2024, https://vccc.vassarspaces.net/items/show/793.