Large Grey Velvet Robe, Unknown Work, Denishawn

Costume

Identifier
C-355
Date:
1910s
Description:
A large square cut grey panne velvet robe lined with red satin. Worn Ted Shawn in an unknown work. 

Item Details:
The large robe is edged in gold rope braid at the neck and gold wove trim at the cuffs. The cuffs are also decorated with metal tassels. Around the bottom third is a hand painted design, mainly in gold and also colors, decorated with glass gems and satin ribbon crosses. Possibly worn by Shawn in Church Service in Dance Form, 1917.
Extent:
1
Medium:
Cotton, Silk, Glass, Metal, Rayon

Related Entities
Denishawn Company (worn by)
Ted Shawn (worn by)
Related collections
Ted Shawn Costume Collection
Related Storage Locations
Costume Box 067