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Scarecrow Costume

User:
Bolger, Ray  Search this
Designer:
Adrian  Search this
Physical Description:
felt (overall material)
straw (overall material)
leather (overall material)
wool (overall material)
twine (overall material)
metal (overall material)
cotton (overall material)
Measurements:
approximately: 7 ft x 31 in x 21 1/2 in; 2.1336 m x 78.74 cm x 54.61 cm
Object Name:
costume
Date made:
1939
Subject:
Wizard of Oz  Search this
Movie  Search this
Music  Search this
Related Publication:
Kendrick, Kathleen M. and Peter C. Liebhold. Smithsonian Treasures of American History
ID Number:
COLL.1987.0608
Accession number:
1987.0608
Catalog number:
1987.0608.01
1987.0608.02
1987.0608.03
1987.0608.04
1987.0608.05
1987.0608.06
1987.0608.07
1987.0608.08
1987.0608.09
1987.0608.10
1987.0608.11
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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Costume worn by Charlotte Cushman for the role of Cardinal Wolsey in Shakespeare's Henry VIII .

Physical Description:
fiber, wool (overall material)
dye, cochineal (overall material)
mordant, tin (overall material)
leather (shoes material)
paper (shoes material)
fiber, cotton (overall material)
fiber, silk (belt material)
fiber, linen (lace) (rochet/skirt material)
metal, copper (neckpiece material)
hair (hairpiece material)
Measurements:
alb/robe: back length, bodice: 18 in; 45.72 cm; sleeve length: 33 in; 83.82 cm; shoulder width: 14 1/2 in; 36.83 cm; back length, skirt: 66 in; 167.64 cm
rochet/skirt: 29 in x 108 in; 73.66 cm x 274.32 cm
ferraiolo/cape: back length: 94 in; 238.76 cm
biretta/hat: 3 1/2 in x 7 3/4 in x 7 1/2 in; 8.89 cm x 19.685 cm x 19.05 cm
skullcap & hairpiece: 8 1/2 in x 13 1/2 in; 21.59 cm x 34.29 cm
belt: 36 3/4 in x 3 in; 93.345 cm x 7.62 cm
neckpiece: 46 1/2 in x 3 1/4 in; 118.11 cm x 8.255 cm
shoes: 2 in x 3 1/2 in x 9 1/2 in; 5.08 cm x 8.89 cm x 24.13 cm
Object Name:
Robe
Costume
Object Type:
robes
Place made:
United Kingdom: England, London
Date made:
ca. 1857
Subject:
Theater  Search this
Credit Line:
Lent by Mrs. Allerton S. Cushman to the U.S. National Museum for the Period Costume Exhibition on June 3, 1914.
ID Number:
COLL.CUSHMAN.000100
Catalog number:
ET.014971A-H
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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Miss Starlett costume, worn by Carol Burnett on "The Carol Burnett Show"

User:
Burnett, Carol  Search this
Maker:
Bob Mackie  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 76 1/2 in x 55 in x 60 in; 194.31 cm x 139.7 cm x 152.4 cm
Object Name:
costume
Place made:
United States: California
Date made:
1976
Credit Line:
Gift of Bob Mackie
ID Number:
2009.0078.01
Catalog number:
2009.0078.01
Accession number:
2009.0078
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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Cloak worn by Charlotte Cushman

Referenced:
Shakespeare, William  Search this
Maker:
unknown  Search this
Physical Description:
fiber, wool (overall material)
mordant, tin (overall material)
dye, cochineal (overall material)
metal, copper (overall material)
paper (overall material)
adhesive, fish glue (overall material)
fiber, cotton? (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 14 ft x 36 1/4 in; 4.2672 m x 92.075 cm
Object Name:
Cloak
cloak
costume
costume worn by Charlotte Cushman
Object Type:
Cloak
Cloak
Other Terms:
Cloak; Female; Theater; Theater; Sport
Place made:
United Kingdom: England, London
Date made:
1874
Date made:
ca. 1857
Subject:
Theater  Search this
Credit Line:
Lent by Mrs. Allerton S. Cushman to the U.S. National Museum for the Period Costume Exhibition on June 3, 1914.
ID Number:
ET.014971C
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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Superman

User:
Reeve, Christopher  Search this
Designer:
Bermans & Nathans  Search this
Maker:
Bermans & Nathans  Search this
Physical Description:
lycra (overall materials)
Measurements:
overall: 40 in x 11 in x 4 1/2 in; 101.6 cm x 27.94 cm x 11.43 cm
Object Name:
tights
Object Type:
costume
Costume
Place made:
United Kingdom: England, London
Date made:
1987
Subject:
Motion Pictures  Search this
Superman  Search this
Credit Line:
DC Comics, Incorporated
ID Number:
1987.0213.034.01
Accession number:
1987.0213
Catalog number:
1987.0213.034.01
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
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Superman costume worn by Christopher Reeve

User:
Reeve, Christopher  Search this
Designer:
Bermans & Nathans  Search this
Maker:
Bermans & Nathans  Search this
Physical Description:
nylon (overall material)
wool (cape material)
plastic (belt material)
leather (overall material)
metal (snaps; zippers material)
lycra (overall material)
Measurements:
cape: 51 in x 24 in x 16 in; 129.54 cm x 60.96 cm x 40.64 cm
leotard: 26 in x 16 in; 66.04 cm x 40.64 cm
boots: 21 in x 4 in x 11 1/2 in; 53.34 cm x 10.16 cm x 29.21 cm
Object Name:
costume
Object Type:
costume
Costume
Place made:
United Kingdom: England, London
Date made:
1987
Subject:
Motion Pictures  Search this
Superman  Search this
Credit Line:
DC Comics, Incorporated
ID Number:
1987.0213.034
Accession number:
1987.0213
Catalog number:
1987.0213.034
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
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Nuclearman costume

User:
Pillow, Mark  Search this
Designer:
Bermans & Nathans  Search this
Maker:
Bermans & Nathans  Search this
Physical Description:
felt (cape; gauntlet lining material)
plastic (details; belt material)
metal (snaps; zippers material)
lycra (leotard; tights material)
velcro (tights waistband; gauntlet fasteners material)
leather (boots material)
adhesive (details material)
Measurements:
cape, at top: 52 in x 14 in; 132.08 cm x 35.56 cm
cape, at bottom: 52 in x 100 in; 132.08 cm x 254 cm
leotard: 24 in x 15 in; 60.96 cm x 38.1 cm
boots: 21 1/2 in x 4 in x 11 in; 54.61 cm x 10.16 cm x 27.94 cm
Object Name:
Costume
Object Type:
costume
Costume
Place made:
United Kingdom: England, London
Date made:
1987
Subject:
Motion Pictures  Search this
Superman  Search this
Credit Line:
DC Comics, Incorporated
ID Number:
1987.0213.035
Accession number:
1987.0213
Catalog number:
1987.0213.035
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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Dress worn by Jamie Farr as Maxwell Klinger on television series, M*A*S*H

Wearer:
Rogers, Ginger  Search this
Farr, Jamie  Search this
Physical Description:
brocade (overall material)
metal (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 58 in x 21 in; 147.32 cm x 53.34 cm
Object Name:
dress
costume
Subject:
M*A*S*H  Search this
Television  Search this
Television  Search this
Television  Search this
Related event:
Korean War  Search this
Credit Line:
Twentieth Century-Fox
ID Number:
1983.0095.015
Accession number:
1983.0095
Catalog number:
1983.0095.015
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M*A*S*H Television Series
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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Superman Costume, worn by George Reeves on The Adventures of Superman

User:
Reeves, George  Search this
Maker:
Western Costume  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 60 in x 24 in; 152.4 cm x 60.96 cm
Object Name:
Costume
Object Type:
costume
Costume
Place made:
United States: California, Los Angeles
Date made:
1952 - 1958
Subject:
Superman  Search this
Television  Search this
Credit Line:
DC Comics, Incorporated
ID Number:
1987.0213.163
Accession number:
1987.0213
Catalog number:
1987.0213.163
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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Shirt worn by Barry Gibb of the Bee Gees

Wearer:
Gibb, Barry  Search this
Associated institution:
Bee Gees  Search this
Maker:
Western Costume Co.  Search this
Physical Description:
fabric, lamé (overall material)
nylon (lining material)
metal (zipper material)
Measurements:
overall: 24 5/8 in x 20 in x 3/4 in; 62.5475 cm x 50.8 cm x 1.905 cm
sleeve: 25 1/4 in; 64.135 cm
waist: 15 1/2 in; 39.37 cm
overall, mounted: 65 1/2 in x 20 in x 9 1/2 in; 166.37 cm x 50.8 cm x 24.13 cm
Object Name:
shirt
Object Type:
costume
Costume
Place made:
United States: California, Los Angeles, Hollywood
Subject:
Music  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Barry, Maurice, and Robin Gibb
ID Number:
1983.0781.06
Accession number:
1983.0781
Catalog number:
1983.0781.06
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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Trousers worn by Maurice Gibb of the Bee Gees

Associated person:
Gibb, Maurice  Search this
Associated institution:
Bee Gees  Search this
Maker:
Western Costume Co.  Search this
Physical Description:
satin (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 41 1/2 in x 12 5/8 in x 1 in; 105.41 cm x 32.0675 cm x 2.54 cm
waist: 28 in; 71.12 cm
inseam: 32 3/4 in; 83.185 cm
overall, mounted: 61 1/4 in x 18 1/4 in x 11 in; 155.575 cm x 46.355 cm x 27.94 cm
Object Name:
trousers
Object Type:
costume
Costume
Place made:
United States: California, Los Angeles, Hollywood
Subject:
Music  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Barry, Maurice, and Robin Gibb
ID Number:
1983.0781.07
Accession number:
1983.0781
Catalog number:
1983.0781.07
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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Trousers worn by Robin Gibb of the Bee Gees

Wearer:
Gibb, Robin  Search this
Associated institution:
Bee Gees  Search this
Maker:
Western Costume Co.  Search this
Physical Description:
satin (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 41 1/4 in x 12 3/4 in x 1 in; 104.775 cm x 32.385 cm x 2.54 cm
waist: 27 1/2 in; 69.85 cm
inseam: 32 1/2 in; 82.55 cm
overall, mounted: 62 in x 19 in x 13 1/2 in; 157.48 cm x 48.26 cm x 34.29 cm
Object Name:
trousers
Object Type:
costume
Costume
Place made:
United States: California, Los Angeles, Hollywood
Subject:
Music  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Barry, Maurice, and Robin Gibb
ID Number:
1983.0781.08
Catalog number:
1983.0781.08
Accession number:
1983.0781
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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Trousers worn by Barry Gibb of the Bee Gees

Wearer:
Gibb, Barry  Search this
Associated institution:
Bee Gees  Search this
Maker:
Western Costume Co.  Search this
Physical Description:
satin (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 43 in x 12 1/8 in x 7/8 in; 109.22 cm x 30.7975 cm x 2.2225 cm
waist: 28 in; 71.12 cm
inseam: 35 in; 88.9 cm
overall, mounted: 65 1/2 in x 20 in x 9 1/2 in; 166.37 cm x 50.8 cm x 24.13 cm
Object Name:
trousers
Object Type:
costume
Costume
Place made:
United States: California, Los Angeles, Hollywood
Subject:
Music  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Barry, Maurice, and Robin Gibb
ID Number:
1983.0781.09
Accession number:
1983.0781
Catalog number:
1983.0781.09
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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Shirt worn by Robin Gibb of the Bee Gees

Associated person:
Gibb, Robin  Search this
Associated institution:
Bee Gees  Search this
Maker:
Western Costume Co.  Search this
Physical Description:
fabric, lamé (overall material)
nylon (lining material)
metal (zipper material)
Measurements:
overall: 23 1/2 in x 23 in x 1 1/4 in; 59.69 cm x 58.42 cm x 3.175 cm
sleeve: 23 3/4 in; 60.325 cm
waist: 15 in; 38.1 cm
overall, mounted: 62 in x 19 in x 13 1/2 in; 157.48 cm x 48.26 cm x 34.29 cm
Object Name:
shirt
Object Type:
costume
Costume
Place made:
United States: California, Los Angeles, Hollywood
Subject:
Music  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Barry, Maurice, and Robin Gibb
ID Number:
1983.0781.05
Accession number:
1983.0781
Catalog number:
1983.0781.05
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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Cap from Fiddler on the Roof

Wearer:
Mostel, Zero  Search this
Physical Description:
wool (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 9 in; x 22.86 cm
Object Name:
cap
Object Type:
costume
Costume
Place made:
United States: New York, New York City
Date made:
1964 - 1971
Subject:
Musical Theater  Search this
Judaism  Search this
Immigration  Search this
Costume  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Harry Goz
ID Number:
1983.0345.01
Accession number:
1983.0345
Catalog number:
1983.0345.01
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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Vest from Fiddler on the Roof

Wearer:
Mostel, Zero  Search this
Physical Description:
fabric (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 22 1/2 in x 21 1/2 in; 57.15 cm x 54.61 cm
Object Name:
vest
Object Type:
costume
Costume
Place made:
United States: New York, New York City
Date made:
1964 - 1971
Subject:
Musical Theater  Search this
Judaism  Search this
Immigration  Search this
Costume  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Harry Goz
ID Number:
1983.0345.02
Accession number:
1983.0345
Catalog number:
1983.0345.02
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
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EDAN-URL:
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Shirt from Fiddler on the Roof

Wearer:
Mostel, Zero  Search this
Physical Description:
cotton (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 25 in x 33 in x 21 in; 63.5 cm x 83.82 cm x 53.34 cm
Object Name:
shirt
Object Type:
costume
Costume
Place made:
United States: New York, New York City
Date made:
1964 - 1971
Subject:
Musical Theater  Search this
Judaism  Search this
Immigration  Search this
Costume  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Harry Goz
ID Number:
1983.0345.03
Accession number:
1983.0345
Catalog number:
1983.0345.03
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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Trousers from Fiddler on the Roof

Wearer:
Mostel, Zero  Search this
Physical Description:
fabric (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 42 in x 21 in; 106.68 cm x 53.34 cm
Object Name:
trousers
Object Type:
costume
Costume
Place made:
United States: New York, New York City
Date made:
1964 - 1971
Subject:
Musical Theater  Search this
Judaism  Search this
Immigration  Search this
Costume  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Harry Goz
ID Number:
1983.0345.04
Accession number:
1983.0345
Catalog number:
1983.0345.04
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
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EDAN-URL:
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Pink rabbit costume worn by Smothers Brothers

Associated Name:
Smothers Brothers  Search this
Smothers, Richard R.  Search this
Smothers, Thomas B.  Search this
Physical Description:
fabric (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 57 in x 30 in x 5 in; 144.78 cm x 76.2 cm x 12.7 cm
Object Name:
costume
Place made:
United States: California, Los Angeles
Date made:
around 1969
Subject:
Entertainment, general  Search this
Television  Search this
Music  Search this
Comedians  Search this
Comedy  Search this
Humor  Search this
ID Number:
2017.0333.04.01
Accession number:
2017.0333
Catalog number:
2017.0333.04.01
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b4-79bb-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
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Feet from pink rabbit costume worn by Smothers Brothers

Associated Name:
Smothers Brothers  Search this
Smothers, Richard R.  Search this
Smothers, Thomas B.  Search this
Physical Description:
fabric (overall material)
rubber (shoe bottom material)
Measurements:
overall: 8 in x 9 1/2 in x 22 in; 20.32 cm x 24.13 cm x 55.88 cm
Object Name:
shoes
costume
costume feet
Place made:
United States: California, Los Angeles
Date made:
around 1969
Subject:
Entertainment, general  Search this
Television  Search this
Music  Search this
Comedians  Search this
Comedy  Search this
Humor  Search this
ID Number:
2017.0333.04.02
Accession number:
2017.0333
Catalog number:
2017.0333.04.02
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b4-7afb-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1913116

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