Yellow wool suit

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

ca. 1962

GUSN

GUSN-224667

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

Descriptive Terms

suits (main garments)
wool (textile)
polyester
Suit

Inscription

"FASHION STUDIO / Gertrude Singer / 54 CHURCH STREET / CAMBRIDGE, MASS" (printed)
"SEYMOUR FOX / PARIS NEW YORK" (printed)
"14 / 63"
"14 / 79"; "2 / 687"

Additional Identification Number

66.5

Maker

Seymour Fox (Designer)
Gertrude Singer Fashion Studio (Retailer)

Location of Origin

New York

Object Type

Clothing -- Outerwear

Credit Line

Gift of Theodore W. Vasiliou

Accession Number

2010.17.5AB

Date

ca. 1962 (Worn by Virginia Ramsdell Vasiliou as her 'going away' dress, March 10, 1962.)

Places

Probably New York state (United States)
Probably New York City (New York state)