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TITLE
Skye SWRI dressed for a pageant, 1950s
EXTERNAL ID
KIGHF_HF_13_005_013
PLACENAME
unknown
DISTRICT
unknown
PERIOD
1950s
SOURCE
Highland Folk Museum
ASSET ID
42583
KEYWORDS
agricultural implements
cooking utensils
Highland dress
Skye SWRI dressed for a pageant, 1950s

Although no names are available, it is suggested that this photograph shows members of the Skye SWRI ready for a pageant.

The party includes people of all ages dressed for their specific roles. The pageant would appear to have a Highland theme with members wearing kilts, tartan and check plaids, shawls and scarves. Some of the ladies are wearing frilled caps reminiscent of the 19th century. Their props include a peat creel, spinning wheel, cas chrom, cooking pot, and a set of Highland bagpipes.

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Skye SWRI dressed for a pageant, 1950s

1950s

agricultural implements; cooking utensils; Highland dress

Highland Folk Museum

Highland Folk Museum Photographic Collection

Although no names are available, it is suggested that this photograph shows members of the Skye SWRI ready for a pageant. <br /> <br /> The party includes people of all ages dressed for their specific roles. The pageant would appear to have a Highland theme with members wearing kilts, tartan and check plaids, shawls and scarves. Some of the ladies are wearing frilled caps reminiscent of the 19th century. Their props include a peat creel, spinning wheel, cas chrom, cooking pot, and a set of Highland bagpipes.