Ensemble - Vest and Pants Metadata

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Title

  • Main Title Ensemble - Vest and Pants

Creator

  • Manufacturer: Valentina Ltd.
    Creator Type: Organization

Contributor

  • Donor: Whittenberg, Francie
    Contributor Type: Personal

Date

  • Creation: 1979

Language

  • No Language

Description

  • Content Description: Ensemble consisting of a vest and pants. The vest is of wool,with a scoop-neck and with 5 hook-and-eye closures down center front. It is covered in sewn-on black sequins, and has a 1" border of orange, white and gold beads with gold trim at neckline, front opening, hem, and armholes. On the front and back of the vest are 3" diamond shapes formed of the same beads. The white and orange beads are plastic. The vest is fully lined in black fabric. Labels in vest: "Valentina LTD / RN 34435 / Made in Hong Kong"; "100% Wool / Made in Hong Kong"; and "Medium". The pants are formed as a divided skirt of black wool in a satin weave simulating crepe-back satin. They are floor length, with full-length accordion pleats. There is a wide 3" waistband that is completely beaded to match the vest. The pants have a center back zipper closure with hook-and-eye at waistband, and are unlined. Inside the pants is a single tag at waistband: "Lot Number 11/12".

Subject

  • Art and Architecture Thesaurus (Getty): Ensembles (Costume)
  • Art and Architecture Thesaurus (Getty): Vests (Garments)
  • Art and Architecture Thesaurus (Getty): Trousers
  • University of North Texas Libraries Browse Structure: Social Life and Customs - Clothing

Primary Source

  • Item is a Primary Source

Coverage

  • Coverage Date: 1979
  • Place Name: Hong Kong

Collection

  • Name: Texas Fashion Collection
    Code: TXFC

Institution

  • Name: UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
    Code: UNTCVA

Rights

  • Rights Access: public
  • Rights License: by-nc-nd
  • Rights Statement: All Texas Fashion Collection content and images are copyrighted.

Resource Type

  • Physical Object

Format

  • Image

Identifier

  • Accession or Local Control No: 1999.016.005
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc30302

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