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Tan Silk Trunks with Gold Trim, Dance of the Ages, Fire Movement (set of nine)

Costume

Identifier
C-263_1-9
Date:
1938
Description:
An elastic jock strap covered with tan silk crepe and edged in gold trim. Worn by the members of the Men Dancer's in Dance of the Ages, Dance of the Priests of Fire.

Item Details:
The trunks have a cut out detail in the center back  edged with gold trim. At the front two tabs cross over and fasten to the opposing side seam. Worn with headdresses C-297_1-8 and cloaks C-337_1-9.
C-263_1 Worn by Ted Shawn.
C-263_2 Inscribed with BM (Barton Mumaw).
C-263_3 Inscribed with Mac (Wilbur McCormack).
C-263_4 Inscribed with FD (Frank Delmar).
C-263_5 Inscribed with FO (Frank Overlees).
C-263_6 Inscribed with JS (John Schubert).
C-263_7 No name but most likely worn by Fred Hearn.
C-263_8 Inscribed with HC (Harry Coble).
C-263_9 Inscribed with JD (John Delmar).
Extent:
9
Medium:
Elastic, Metal, Silk