Raw Silk Trousers, Kinetic Molpai (set of seven)

Costume

Identifier
C-661_1-7
Date:
1935
Description:
Set of seven pairs of wide leg soft brown raw silk trousers, repaired and patched, with a side hook and bar fastening. Worn by Ted Shawn's Men Dancers in Kinetic Molpai.

Item Details:
The trousers are lined with cotton to the knee. These trousers appear to have first been made for the Men Dancers and then used again in the 1962 revival.

C-661_1 Inscribed with the name L. Falco (Louis Falco, 1962) and J. Delmar (John Delmar, 1930s).
C-661_2 Inscribed with the name K. Scott (Kenneth Scott, 1962).
C-661_3 Inscribed with the initials W.F (Wesley Fata, 1962).
C-661_4 Inscribed with the name Ken Scott (Kenneth Scott, 1962).
C-661_5 Inscribed with the name G. Solomons, Jr. (Gus Solomons, Jr. 1962).
C-661_6 Inscribed with the name F. Delmar (Frank Delmar, 1930s) and Bruce (Bruce Becker, 1962).
C-661_7 Inscribed with the name N. Walker (Norman Walker, 1962).

These trousers were possibly made from fabric woven by Eva Sikelianos. 
Extent:
7
Medium:
Cotton, Metal, Silk

Related Entities
Louis Falco (worn by)
John Delmar (worn by)
Kenneth Scott (worn by)
Wesley Fata (worn by)
Frank Delmar (worn by)
Gus Solomons Jr. (worn by)
Norman Walker (worn by)
Bruce Becker (worn by)
Related works
Kinetic Molpai
Related collections
Ted Shawn Costume Collection
Related Storage Locations
Costume Box 108