| || Title: Atlantic |
Author: Berkeley, Wayne
Description: Section from the band: Showboat.
Female costume consisting of a head piece, cape, stole and suit. The head piece is a silvery white helmet with a bead stripe and a bead and feather crown and a bead fringe. The stole is a white feather boa. The cape is made of tiers of frills in turquoise blue, purple, green and cobalt blue. The suit is a long sequinned dress in the same colours as the cape and with a slit on one side. The costume is completed by the long white gloves and the beaded wristband.
Section in the band: Titanic.
Titanic won band of the year in the 1992 carnival competition.
Image is a photograph of the actual costume on a jointed mannequin.
Male costume consisting of a standard, head piece, cape, tunic and suit. The standard consists of three waves of fabric in blue, yellow and purple attached to a pole. The head piece is a silver sequinned helmet with a blue and silver crescent moon on the crown. A blue and silver tunic, in a triangular shape, is worn over the suit and fastened under a belt. The cape is yellow, blue and purple and worn under the tunic. The suit is a pair of blue bathing trunks; a silver braid belt is worn over the suit. The costume is completed by the silver wristbands.
Source: Berkeley, Wayne 1996
Subject: Carnival Costumes; Carnival Costumes
Keywords: COSTUMES - FEMALE; SHOWBOAT; MOVIES; BOATS; OCEANS; WATER; COSTUMES - MALE; TITANIC; SHIP; MOVIES; MANNEQUIN; OCEAN - ATLANTIC; WATER