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'Cowdyke' costume by Philipa (Pip) Playford

Performance costume, 'Cowdyke', Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras, textile/plastic/metal, Philippa Playford, Stanwell Tops, Sydney, Australia, 1995. Costume entitled 'Cowdyke' comprising (-1) pyjama top, cowhide print, and (-2) pyjama pants, cowhide print, (-3) belt, pink fake fur, (-4) chaps, cowhide print, (-5/1:2) shoes, hoof shaped, pink fake fur, (-6) hat, tall, conical, topped with a mirror ball and trimmed with fake fur horns and pearl draped kewpie dolls, (-7/1) backpack, pink, heart shaped, fake fur, into which slot (-7/2:8) seven banners each topped with a letter, spelling out 'Cowdyke', (-8) lariat.
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