Belt worn by Michelle Yeoh in the role of Emperor Philippa Georgiou on Star Trek: Discovery


Empress costume belt worn by Michelle Yeoh as Philippa Georgiou on Star Trek: Discovery.

In the streaming Star Trek series Discovery, Sonequa Martin-Green assumes the lead role as parallel universe-hopping Michael Burnham, while Michelle Yeoh plays Philippa Georgiou, a powerful empress in a mirror universe. Discovery's richly diverse cast epitomizes the franchise's long-held vision of a post-racial society, while its advocacy for gender equity boldly goes where earlier series had not.

Subject: Television


See more items in: Culture and the Arts: Entertainment, Popular Entertainment

Exhibition: Entertainment Nation

Exhibition Location: National Museum of American History

Credit Line: CBS Studios

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: 2021.0045.01.08Accession Number: 2021.0045Catalog Number: 2021.0045.01.08

Object Name: belt

Physical Description: leather (overall material)adhesive (overall material)foil, gold (overall material)urethane (overlays material)paint (overlays material)metal (buckle material)Measurements: overall (buckled): 2 1/8 in x 10 1/4 in x 8 3/8 in; 5.3975 cm x 26.035 cm x 21.2725 cm


Record Id: nmah_2006064

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