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Mardi Gras Court Costumes
Mobile Carnival Museum
Mobile, Alabama, USA

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Queen Robe's Train: Full Length
2009 Queen's Court Costumes
Queen Louise Vass McClelland
Mobile Carnival Association

  • Train Description:
  • Length: 18 feet
  • Number of rhinestones: eight different types and shapes totaling 792
  • Yards of fur for border: 28
  • Weight: about 45 pounds
  • Yards of silk and lace used: 15 Source: Mobile Press Register article by Paul Cloos.
  • Photo was taken at the Mobile Carnival Museum.


    tags: Mardi Gras costumes, Mardi Gras Queens Kings, Mobile Carnival Museum, 2009 MCA King, Carnival costumes, Mardi Gras ball court costumes, Louise Vass McClelland

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