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'Symbol Goddess' costume by Jenny Kee

Consists of a headdress with machine and hand embroidery, an appliqu?d and quilted tabard with raffia trim, a calico bustle that fastens around the waist with black webbing and a black plastic squeeze clip, a terracotta & ochre printed cheesecloth skirt, two cheesecloth cuffs featuring a stylised African print design, two hand dyed black raffia cuffs and two ochre cheesecloth leggings featuring a stylised African print design.
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