Detail View: Historic Costume Collection: Historic Costume Collection

Object Name: 
Suit
Collection Title: 
Historic Costume Collection
Location.Repository: 
Department of Textiles, Merchandising, and Fashion Design, University of Nebraska-Lincoln
Location.City: 
Lincoln, Nebraska (USA)
Photo Credit: 
Orville Friesen
Date (circa): 
1912
Decade: 
1910s
Date Photographed: 
2011
Category: 
Clothing
Class: 
Main
Subclass: 
Suit
User/Wearer: 
Women's
Label: 
Thompson Belden & Co. Omaha
Exhibition History: 
Suiting Ourselves Fall 2011
Place of Origin: 
United States
Copyright Information: 
http://contentdm.unl.edu/archt_copyright.html
Object Description: 
Navy blue two piece suit with lampshade skirt. Fitted asymmetrical front wrap peplum. Layered back treatment below waist. Velvet trim and cuffs. Geometric buttons
Description of View: 
Overall view of back of suit
Silhoutte: 
Lampshade variation
Primary Color: 
Navy blue
Fabric Structure: 
Wool plain weave
Surface Design: 
Velvet trim. Geometric buttons
Garment Components: 
Jacket; Skirt
Grain Line: 
straight and bias
Dimensions.Waist: 
32 in.
Dimensions.Back Length: 
38 in.
Sleeve: 
Long sleeve
Accession Number: 
UNL Historic Costume Collection 19--.000.075
Subject: 
Costume (mode of fashion) ;Clothing ;Suits (main garments)
Collection Information: 
Digital collection administered by Visual Resources manager, Architecture Library (402) 472-1193
Image Publisher: 
University of Nebraska--Lincoln
Image Date: 
2013