Middy Blouse with Neckerchief

Brief Item Record

Title: Middy Blouse with Neckerchief

Description: cotton middy blouse with silk neckerchief; shell buttons; Cotton off-white sailor blouse with middy collar; left front pentagon-shaped pocket at chest; Straight shirtsleeves with two sleeves gathered at cuff; wool cuff with two shell button closures; rectangular flap on back with 3 white ribbon line details and white star-shaped embroidery; Black silk square neckerchief.

Full Item Record

Dublin Core

Identifier

VC1999001

Title

Middy Blouse with Neckerchief

Description

cotton middy blouse with silk neckerchief; shell buttons; Cotton off-white sailor blouse with middy collar; left front pentagon-shaped pocket at chest; Straight shirtsleeves with two sleeves gathered at cuff; wool cuff with two shell button closures; rectangular flap on back with 3 white ribbon line details and white star-shaped embroidery; Black silk square neckerchief.

Subject

Clothing and dress

Extent

40 inches (chest), 40 inches (waist), 14.5 inches (center front length), 24 inches (center back length), other measurements: Neckerchief: 36x35.5

Medium

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

Arden Kirkland 12/7/1999 Sharon Scoble, Sarah Saiz 2/26/2010

Closure

Chest

40

Waist

40

Center Front Length

14.5

Center Back Length

24

Measurements Other

Neckerchief: 36x35.5

All Measurements

40 inches (chest), 40 inches (waist), 14.5 inches (center front length), 24 inches (center back length), other measurements: Neckerchief: 36x35.5

Label

Homemade label (possibly 'M. F. Rose', somewhat illegible)

Donor

Sidney B. Whelan

Classification

costume
clothing

Category

Function

Condition Term

very good

Condition Description

Armpit staining; insect damage on ribbon detail on back; slight discoloration of off-white cotton in places

Storage Location

BOX 11

Donation Date

12/99

Work Type

Tags

Citation

“Middy Blouse with Neckerchief,” Vassar College Costume Collection, accessed May 24, 2024, https://vccc.vassarspaces.net/items/show/837.