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Yellow wool suit

2010.17.5AB (RS134027)

Description

Yellow wool two piece suit, jacket [a] and skirt [b]. Fitted jacket with oversized matching knotwork buttons, and long sleeves with yellow satin lining. The skirt is an A-line, with a right side hook-and-eye closure, plain waist, yellow satin lining, and slit pockets at hips.\n Worn by Virginia Ramsdell Vasiliou as her 'going away' dress, March 10, 1962.

Details

Maker
Seymour Fox (Designer)
Gertrude Singer Fashion Studio (Retailer)
Date
ca. 1962
Worn by Virginia Ramsdell Vasiliou as her 'going away' dress, March 10, 1962.
Inscriptions
"FASHION STUDIO / Gertrude Singer / 54 CHURCH STREET / CAMBRIDGE, MASS" (printed)
"SEYMOUR FOX / PARIS NEW YORK" (printed)
"14 / 63"
"14 / 79"; "2 / 687"
Location of origin
New York
Material
polyester
wool (textile)
Object type
Clothing -- Outerwear
Places
Probably New York City (New York state)
Probably New York state (United States)
Descriptive terms
Probably polyester
Suit
suits (main garments)
wool (textile)
Accession Number
2010.17.5AB
Credit Line
Gift of Theodore W. Vasiliou
GUSN
224667

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