- 1. Folk Culture and Costume at the Folk Museum in Barbados
- (Telling stories with clothes)
- Allison Callender Curator, Barbados Museum and Historical Society What do the Mother Sally, Shaggy Bear, Donkey Man, and Stiltman have in common? All of these are expressions of masquerade, ...
exhibition space Costume idioms digital Donkey Man 19th century Bodily Memory bobbin lace material Charles V manufacture Le Lac des cygnes children photographs buttonhole stitch Identification vintage fashion prints Terminology idioms deterioriation data record miser's purse identifying stitches indigenous peoples contamination protest dress public jacket stripes reproduction purse Weaving Queen Elizabeth II dangerous fibers Mantas La Belle au bois dormant contents transporting self couching bride Cendrillon clothes Price tags macramé stockings khila't receipts embroidery chain stitch knit Royal Danish Collections conservation ribbon display case textile technique selection criteria materials heavy metals display