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Costume possibly for Gertrude.
Full length loose robe of red linen, with squared off neck and ?Dalmation sleeves. The neck and sleeves are edged with gold braid, beneath which at the neck is a deep decorated panel embroidered in black. Around the waist is a loose fixed girdle in black and ?gold.
Weight: 1.7 kg Robe, weight, Width: 54 cm Robe, shoulder width, widest part, Length: 156 cm Robe, collar to hem
Object history note
Costume possibly for Gertrude in an unconfirmed production by the Martin Harvey Company.
Given by Mrs P Chapman (Earle Grey/Mary Godwin Collection).
Red linen robe possibly for Gertrude in an unconfirmed production of 'Hamlet' by the Martin Harvey company.
Linen (material); Gold braid
Theatre and Performance Collection