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Spanish Bullfighter Costume, Cuadro Flamenco (ensemble)

Costume

Identifier
C-546_a-d
Date:
1923
Description:
Traditional 'Suit of Lights' bought by Shawn in Seville in 1923 and worn in Cuadro Flamenco.

Item Details:
C-546_a A green silk fitted jacket heavily embroidered with gold metal sequins and metallic thread.
C-546_b A pair of green silk jersey breeches decorated with panels of gold metal sequins and metallic thread. Attached at the waist are elastic shoulder straps.
C-546_c A purple silk semi circular cape decorated with metal sequins and metallic embroidery. 
C-546_d Traditional montera hat. A black headdress with a round shaped section on each side, covered in fur, possibly astrakan, and black embroidery.
Extent:
4
Medium:
Cotton, Metal, Silk, Wool, Fur

Related Entities
Ted Shawn (worn by)
Related works
Cuadro Flamenco
Related collections
Ted Shawn Costume Collection
Related Storage Locations
Costume Box 121