Aerialist body stocking, Manchester 2002 Commonwealth Games

Body stocking worn by the aerialist during rehearsals for the opening ceremony of the Manchester 2002 Commonwealth Games.

The body costume is in one piece and has a press stud fastening on the right hand shoulder. Feet of the costume are included on this piece and there is elastic ribbons from the cuffs that would fit over the hands. The costume is mainly made from lycra


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body stocking
Gift of Manchester City Council

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