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Designed by:
Geoffrey Holder, Trinidadian American, 1930 - 2014  Search this
Created by:
Grace Costumes Inc., American, founded 1961  Search this
Worn by:
Clarice Taylor, American, 1917 - 2011  Search this
Subject of:
Black Fashion Museum, American, 1979 - 2007  Search this
Medium:
Gown: synthetic fiber, satin, velvet, net, and metal
Petticoat: synthetic fiber
Jacket: synthetic fiber, satin, velvet, sequins, rhinestones, and metal
Type:
ensembles (costume)
Place used:
New York City, Manhattan, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1975
Description:
This costume is comprised of three (3) pieces, a teal and blue gown, a petticoat, and a matching jacket worn by Clarice Taylor as Addaperle in "The Wiz: The Super Soul Musical 'Wizard of Oz'" on Broadway.
Topic:
African American  Search this
Actors  Search this
Clothing and dress  Search this
Costume  Search this
Musical Theatre  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of the Black Fashion Museum founded by Lois K. Alexander-Lane
Object number:
2007.3.10
Restrictions & Rights:
Unknown - Restrictions Possible
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Collection title:
Black Fashion Museum Collection
Classification:
Clothing-Costume
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5960aea13-1a92-4e9c-8050-544fcdd5d0ac
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2007.3.10