Medium: Cotton, wool, wood, silk, synthetic textiles (including viscose rayon and acetate), indigo, and aluminum
Dimensions: est.: 55 x 6 x 63 in. (139.7 x 15.2 x 160 cm)
Accession Number: 1998.125
Catalogue Description: Dance costume composed of a wooden beam, which rests on top of the head, draped in several layers of varied cotton and wool textile panels. Comparatively newer, resist-dyed and factory made cloths are on the outer layer of textile panels, while indigo-dyed panels are underneath. Textile panels are decorated with embossed and perforated aluminum geometric objects, sewed onto the surface. Condition : good. Conservation backing has been sewn onto the back of the innermost layer of panels. Two longer panels are separate from the main assemblage.