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Singlet - Grey Flannel, circa 1880 Object Reg. No: SH 850439

Summary:
Uniform grey flannel singlet worn by female patients in a mental health hospital in Victoria, Australia, circa 1880.
Description:
Grey flannel singlet, blue stripes down front and back, short in length, very short sleeves, small neck.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Office of Psychiatric Services
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 56.00 cm (Height), 53.50 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
Inscriptions: F4 (on right side of back)
Place & Date Used: Victoria, Australia, circa 1880
References: oral history

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