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Pyjama Jacket - Cream Calico, circa 1880 Object Reg. No: SH 850393

Uniform cream calico pyjama jacket worn by male patients at a mental health hospital in Victoria, Australia, circa 1880.
Cream calico pyjama jacket with long sleeves, three buttons down front, and blue vertical stripes on front and back. Hip pocket on right side.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Office of Psychiatric Services
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 72.00 cm (Height), 86.00 cm (Length)

More information

Tagged with: nightwear, psychiatric hospitals, sleepwear, uniforms, making history - psych services
Themes this item is part of: Psychiatric Services Collection, Medicine in Society Collection, Public Life & Institutions Collection, Clothing & Textiles Collection
Primary Classification: MEDICINE & HEALTH
Secondary Classification: Mental Health - Institutional Life
Tertiary Classification: clothing
Place & Date Used: Victoria, Australia, circa 1880
References: oral history.

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