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Title: Chess - Bishop
Author: Berkeley, Wayne
Description: Section in the band: Play the Game.
Male costume consisting of a standard, head piece, tunic and suit. The standard is a silver carved shepherd's crook. The head piece is a red mitre with a centre braid of white beads and edged in white diamond shapes. The tunic is red with a black and white block border and a lace neck. The suit is a white priest's soutane, with long sleeves with embroidered cuffs and hem and a ruffled edge gown. The costume is completed by the silver wristbands and the white shoes.
Source: Berkeley, Wayne 1968
Subject: Carnival Costumes
Keywords: COSTUMES - MALE; GAMES; CHESS; BISHOP; SOUTANE - PRIEST; MITRE; CROOK - BISHOP
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Title: Knight Chess
Author: Berkeley, Wayne
Description: Section in the band: Play the Game.
Male costume consisting of a knight's armour, sword, cape and suit. The armour includes a helmet with large red plumes and a black and silver chessboard shield. The sword is a broadsword. The cape is red. The front of the armour has a silver impression of a horse's head and bridle with a red tassel hanging off its mane which is plaited with red ribbons. The suit appears to be a red catsuit. The costume is completed by the red tights worn under a pair of silver greaves that have inbuilt shoes.
Source: Berkeley, Wayne 1968
Subject: Carnival Costumes
Keywords: COSTUMES - MALE; GAMES; CHESS; KNIGHT
Copyright: NALIS


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