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Singlet - Cream Flannel, circa 1880 Object Reg. No: SH 850431

Summary:
Uniform cream flannel singlet worn by patients in a mental health hospital in Victoria, Australia, circa 1880.
Description:
Cream flannel singlet, opening right down the front with 3 white plastic buttons. Sleeveless, collarless. Tape binding inside of neck opening.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Office of Psychiatric Services
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 64.00 cm (Height), 65.00 cm (Length)

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Tagged with: psychiatric hospitals, underwear, 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: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, circa 1880
References: Card with exhibit

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