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Black and Red Hooded Cloaks, Dance of the Ages, Fire Movement (set of nine)

Costume

Identifier
C-337_1-9
Date:
1938
Description:
Nine black and red cotton hooded cloaks. Worn by the members of the Ted Shawn's Men Dancer's in Dance of the Ages, Dance of the Priests of Fire.

Item Details:
The black cotton cloaks are lined with red cotton and have a pointed hood. The cloaks fasten at the neck and around the wrists. At the wrists a panel of black fabric, edged in red, hangs down. The cloaks were worn with trunks C-263_1-9 and headdresses C-297_1-8.
C-337_1 Inscribed with BM (Barton Mumaw).
C-337_9 Inscribed with J. Del (John Delmar).
Extent:
9
Medium:
Metal, Cotton