Red "1922" Gym Suit

Brief Item Record

Title: Red "1922" Gym Suit

Creator: Esther B. Weston

Date: 1920-1929

Description: Red and white 1922 gym suit; white t-shirt style top (a) with red "1922" and pocket at chest; red trim at sleeves; red sailor collar and V-neck; red bloomers (b) with elastic waistband and elastic leg openings; knee length.; A: red and white "1992" gym suit; white t-shirt style with red "1992" and pocket at chest; red trim at sleeves; red sailor collar and V-neck;



B: red bloomers with elastic waistband and elastic leg openings; knee length

Full Item Record

Dublin Core

Identifier

VC2001042

Title

Red "1922" Gym Suit

Description

Red and white 1922 gym suit; white t-shirt style top (a) with red "1922" and pocket at chest; red trim at sleeves; red sailor collar and V-neck; red bloomers (b) with elastic waistband and elastic leg openings; knee length.; A: red and white "1992" gym suit; white t-shirt style with red "1992" and pocket at chest; red trim at sleeves; red sailor collar and V-neck;



B: red bloomers with elastic waistband and elastic leg openings; knee length

Date

1920-1929

Subject

Clothing and dress

Extent

42 inches (chest), 27 inches (waist), 43 inches (hips), 42.5 inches (center front length), 42.5 inches (center back length), 42 inches (hem circumference), 17 inches (underarm to waist). other measurements: 25.5 inches (top center front length), 25.5 inches (top center back length), 25.5 inches (bottoms center front length); 25.5 inches (bottoms center back length); 13 inches (leg opening)

Medium

Type

Physical Object

Temporal Coverage

Rights

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Rights Holder

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Costume Item Type Metadata

Cataloguer with Date

Mallory Tyler and Taylor Bowen, 3/26/14

Color Main

Color Secondary

Technique

Collar

Sleeve Type

Sleeve Length

Pants Type

Length

Chest

42

Waist

27

Hips

43

Center Front Length

42.5

Center Back Length

42.5

Hem Circumference

42

Underarm to Waist

17

Measurements Other

25.5 inches (top center front length), 25.5 inches (top center back length), 25.5 inches (bottoms center front length); 25.5 inches (bottoms center back length); 13 inches (leg opening)

All Measurements

42 inches (chest), 27 inches (waist), 43 inches (hips), 42.5 inches (center front length), 42.5 inches (center back length), 42 inches (hem circumference), 17 inches (underarm to waist). other measurements: 25.5 inches (top center front length), 25.5 inches (top center back length), 25.5 inches (bottoms center front length); 25.5 inches (bottoms center back length); 13 inches (leg opening)

Label

Esther B. Weston'

Date Earliest

1920

Date Latest

1929

Gender

Classification

costume
clothing

Category

Function

Condition Term

very good

Condition Description

A: some yellowing; surface dirt



B: stains

Storage Location

BOX 10

Work Type

Citation

Esther B. Weston, “Red "1922" Gym Suit,” Vassar College Costume Collection, accessed June 16, 2024, https://vccc.vassarspaces.net/items/show/883.