First| Previous| 1 of 8 records| Next| Last| List All

Tutu worn by Antoinette Sibley as Odile in Act III of The Royal Ballet production of 'Swan Lake' (1971)

Collection: Costume Collection
Object number: ROH/PRO/COS/0004519
Date: 1971
Description: Tutu with a boned black velvet bodice decorated with an appliquéd motif of gold thread, gold flower shapes, gold circular sequins, and amber flower-shaped faux jewels on black net. The motif goes across the neckline from left to right and continues diagonally down to the left hip. The underskirt is black net with pointed edges. The top layer is decorated with appliquéd motifs of gold thread, gold sequins, and amber faux jewels. There are elastic shoulder straps, bust cups, an elastic strap in the gusset, and a hoop in the skirt.
Maker: Wardrobe Department
Costume designer: Leslie Hurry
Wearer: Antoinette Sibley, 1971 - 1975
Company: The Royal Ballet
Copyright: © ROH Collections
Condition: Good. A few sequins missing from bodice.
Related production: Swan Lake (1971)