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Dress - Branch Central Clothing, White Floral, circa 1980 Object Reg. No: SH 961559

White floral dress manufactured by Branch Central Clothing and designed by Doug Godard, circa 1980. This dress was worn in a mental health hsopital in Bundoora, Victoria. This dress is an example of clothing worn by patients in a mental health hospital in Victoria, Australia.
Short sleeved cotton dress with collar. The fabric has a blue and green floral pattern on a white background.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from North Eastern Metropolitan Psychiatric Services, 1996
Discipline: History
Dimension Comment: Measurement From Conservation.

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Tagged with: clothing, mental health, mental health institutions, psychiatric hospitals, making history - psych services
Themes this item is part of: Psychiatric Services Collection, Clothing & Textiles Collection, Medicine in Society Collection, Public Life & Institutions Collection
On Display at: Melbourne Museum
Primary Classification: MEDICINE & HEALTH
Secondary Classification: Mental Health - Institutional Life
Tertiary Classification: clothing
Manufacturer: Branch Central Clothing, Bundoora, Victoria, Australia, circa 1980
Designer: Mr Doug Goddard, Bundoora, Victoria, Australia, circa 1980

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