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Academic costume

 Subject
Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus
Scope Note: Refers to the various costumes worn by university and collegiate faculty, administrators, and graduating students at graduation ceremonies and other special occasions. The most common element of academic costume is the gown, a tradition dating to the Middle Ages. Decorative hoods and various caps, including the mortarboard, are other common elements of academic costume. Trimmings of various colors may be used to refer to different disciplines of study.

Found in 1 Collection or Record:

University of Northern Colorado, Degrees and Regalia collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RG004-S009
Overview This collection contains diplomas, certificates, and regalia from university alumni. This includes items from the University of Northern Colorado and its previous names, as well as items from other institutions.