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Title: Angels
Author: Berkeley, Wayne
Description: Section in the band: Bamboula.
Female costume consisting of a head piece, back piece and suit. The head piece is a large halo studded with white beads. The back piece is a pair of large white wings which have red feathered ends. The suit is a white, empire line dress with a hem that is longer in back and lined in red; the trumpet sleeves are made of a net fabric. The costume is completed by the white shoes.
Source: Berkeley, Wayne 1966
Subject: Carnival Costumes
Keywords: COSTUMES - FEMALE; ANGEL; HALO; HALO
Copyright: NALIS


Title: Crystal Angel
Author: Berkeley, Wayne
Description: Section in the band: Les Bijoux.
Les Bijoux placed 2nd in the 1997 carnival competition.
Female costume which consists of butterfly wings, body suit and armbands. The Greeks use the word "Krystallos" meaning "clear ice" derived from the transparency of crystal. The wings are shaped like butterfly wings, with blue backgrounds and encrusted with diamonds. The body suit is a one piece light blue bathsuit, shaped like a corset; from the breastbone hangs a diamond pendant spray. A diamond loincloth is worn over the suit the seat of which displays a light blue train. A single large diamond worn in the hair and blue armbands complete the costume.
Source: Berkeley, Wayne 1997
Subject: Carnival Costumes
Keywords: ANGEL; CRYSTAL; COSTUMES - FEMALE; ANIMALS; BUTTERFLY; JEWELS; LES BIJOUX
Copyright: NALIS


Title: Purple Angels
Author: Berkeley, Wayne
Description: Section in the band: Bamboula.
Male costume consisting of a standard, back piece, shoulder piece and suit. The standard is a black pole. The back piece is a pair of ragged purple wings which appear to be attached to the arms. The eye mask is gold, the sides of which project to the back of the head. The purple shoulder piece is a short cape like garment with a scalloped hem edged in brown or gold, the neckline has the same edging. The suit is a purple catsuit with a fringed gold belt over it. The costume is completed by the gold wrist and anklebands.
Source: Berkeley, Wayne 1966
Subject: Carnival Costumes
Keywords: COSTUMES - MALE; DEVIL; ANGEL
Copyright: NALIS


Title: Red Angels
Author: Berkeley, Wayne
Description: Section in the band: Bamboula.
Male costume consisting of a standard, back piece, shoulder piece and suit. The standard is a gold pitchfork with streamers. The back piece is a pair of red bat wings. The eye mask is gold, the sides of which project to the back of the head. The red shoulder piece is a short cape like garment with a scalloped hem edged in brown or gold, the neckline has the same edging. The suit is a red catsuit with a fringed gold belt over it. The costume is completed by the gold wrist and anklebands.
Source: Berkeley, Wayne 1966
Subject: Carnival Costumes
Keywords: COSTUMES - MALE; DEVIL; ANGEL; PITCHFORK
Copyright: NALIS


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