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Title: Cockerel (The)
Author: Berkeley, Wayne
Description: From: the musical, "Carnival Extravaganza", London, 1991.
Female costume which consists of a head piece, back piece, tail piece and suit. The back piece is made up of fan shaped gold pieces with a pink, black and white circular pattern from which are projected long, narrow pink and purple feathers. The head piece is a vacuum formed cockerel's head in gold and red with the gold beak projecting over the forehead on a gold helmet. The suit is a one piece bathing suit in an elaborate gold and red swirling pattern. The tail consists of the pink and purple feathers projecting outwards from the hips. Gold comb like forms fall down the thighs from the hips. The costume is completed by the gold embossed upper and wristbands and the gold roman style footwear.
Source: Berkeley, Wayne 1991
Subject: Carnival Costumes
Keywords: ANIMALS; COCKEREL; COSTUMES - FEMALE
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Title: Tribal Zircon
Author: Berkeley, Wayne
Description: Section in the band: Les Bijoux.
Les Bijoux placed 2nd in the 1997carnival competition.
Male costume consisting of a head piece, standard and chest and shoulder piece. The headpiece is a vacuum formed gold cockerel's head with jewels encrusted in each comb. The standard is a large blue six sided jewel surrounded by a six sided wreath of feathers, the inner small feathers in gold and the large outer feathers in dark blue. The chest and shoulder piece is a feathered cold shoulder shawl worn on over one shoulder and then under one arm in the same colours as the standard. The suit is a pair of blue bathing trunks. The costume is completed by blue arm and calf bands. A set of feathers is attached to one calf band.
Source: Berkeley, Wayne 1997
Subject: Carnival Costumes
Keywords: COSTUMES - MALE; ANIMALS; COCKEREL; JEWELS; LES BIJOUX
Copyright: NALIS


Title: Tribal Zircon 'Female'
Author: Berkeley, Wayne
Description: Section in the band: Les Bijoux.
Les Bijoux placed 2nd in the 1997 carnival competition.
Female costume consisting of head piece, standard and waistpiece. The colour is predominantly electric blue with touches of white and black. The standard is a large blue hexagon shaped jewel atop a long pole covered in a blue and white candy striped fabric. The head piece is a vacuum formed gold cockerel's head, each comb tip of which is ended with a blue jewel. Three blue feathered boas hang from the bottom of the head piece, two of which are attached to the masquerader's wrists. The body suit consists of a one piece bathsuit with a blue bra top and then black and white asymmetrical stripes. The waist piece consists of a pair of gold and jewelled wings attached to a gold encrusted belt and under which hangs light blue fabric wings, draped and falling in points on either side of the masquerader. Gold armbands complete the costume.
Source: Berkeley, Wayne 1997
Subject: Carnival Costumes
Keywords: ANIMALS; COCKEREL; TRIBAL ZIRCON; COSTUMES - FEMALE; LES BIJOUX; JEWELS
Copyright: NALIS


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