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Author: Berkeley, Wayne
Description: Section in the band: Bamboula.
Male costume consisting of a standard, suit and cape. The standard is a white pole. The cape is made of shreds of fabric in turquoise, white and purple which hang over the shoulders and then flow into a floor length purple cape in the back. The suit consists of black fishnet stockings with black bathing trunks. The costume is completed by the white wig, moustache and beard worn by the masquerader and the body paint which looks shows skeletal ribs.
Source: Berkeley, Wayne 1966
Subject: Carnival Costumes
Keywords: COSTUMES - MALE; OLD MAN; SPIRIT - OLD MAN; SKELETON