| || Title: Chinese Chequers |
Author: Berkeley, Wayne
Description: Section in the band: Play the Game.
Male costume consisting of a standard, head piece, cape and suit. The standard is star shaped, bearing the different patterns of Chinese chequers on a pole. The head piece is crown shaped and patterned the same as the standard. The cape is also star shaped, draped over the shoulders, each point of which is tipped in a tassel. The suit includes a pair of tights, one leg yellow, the other purple. The costume is completed by the shoes with turned up toes.
Source: Berkeley, Wayne 1968
Subject: Carnival Costumes
Keywords: COSTUMES - MALE; CHEQUERS; GAMES