Catwoman costume from Catwoman

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Description
Costume worn by Halle Berry in the 2004 film Catwoman. Academy-award winning costume designer Angus Strathie in conjunction with Berry, director Pitof, and producers designed the well-known black leather suit. The $100 million budget film only earned $82 million in worldwide box offices.
This superhero film is based on the DC Comics character Catwoman, who made her comic book debut in Batman #1 in 1940.
Location
Currently not on view
date made
2004
wearer
Berry, Halle
Physical Description
vinyl (part: pants material)
leather (part: gauntlets material)
leather (part: boots material)
leather (part: bra material)
leather (part: belt material)
leather (part: cowl material)
rubber (part: cowl material)
styrofoam (part: cowl material)
metal (part: belt material)
leather (part: gloves material)
fabric (part: gloves material)
metal (part: gloves material)
Measurements
part: cowl: 13 1/2 in x 8 1/2 in x 11 in; 34.29 cm x 21.59 cm x 27.94 cm
part: bra: 22 in x 14 in x 10 in; 55.88 cm x 35.56 cm x 25.4 cm
part: pants: 40 in x 16 in x 9 in; 101.6 cm x 40.64 cm x 22.86 cm
part: belt: 2 3/4 in x 41 in x 1/2 in; 6.985 cm x 104.14 cm x 1.27 cm
part:gauntlets: 18 1/2 in x 6 in x 4 in; 46.99 cm x 15.24 cm x 10.16 cm
part: gloves: 8 in x 4 in x 2 1/2 in; 20.32 cm x 10.16 cm x 6.35 cm
part: boots: 14 in x 3 1/2 in x 8 in; 35.56 cm x 8.89 cm x 20.32 cm
part: belt: 2 3/4 in x 39 in x 1/2 in; 6.985 cm x 99.06 cm x 1.27 cm
ID Number
2013.0001.27
catalog number
2013.0001.27
collector/donor number
208044
accession number
2013.0001
collector/donor number
228552
subject
Movie
Entertainment, Film
Costume
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Culture and the Arts: Entertainment
Data Source
National Museum of American History