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Hibiscus Heaven - Buckwheat costume

Object / Artefact › Pacific/Ethnology
  • Other titles
    Hibiscus Heaven (maker's title)
  • Description
    Hibiscus Heaven is a fitted bodysuit with gauntlets, headdress, tights and platform slides. Over-sized hibiscus fabric hibiscus flowers are fixed to the headdress, right hand gauntlet and bodysuit.
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  • Accession date
    15 January 2019
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  • Credit
    Collection of Auckland Museum Tāmaki Paenga Hira, 2019.3.1
  • Production
    Edward Cowley (designer)
    Auckland City
    21st century
  • Consists of
    • 0 - Whole › synthetic textile
      Bodysuit with plastic corset boning, large floral hibiscus attachments, headdress, gauntlets and shoes
    • 0 - Whole › plastic
  • Record created
    17 September 2018

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