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Cap - Nurse, White, circa 1950 Reg. No: SH 850455
- White cotton nurse's cap, circa 1950. Worn by a nurse at a mental health hospital in Victoria, Australia.
- White cotton nurse's cap is long leaf-shaped piece of material with extra layer along front. Has black elastic to hold it in place and is shaped into a cap by folding and securing with a safety pin.
- Acquisition Information:
- Donation from Office of Psychiatric Services
|Dimensions:||37.00 cm (Height), 19.50 cm (Length)|
|Tagged with:||nursing, psychiatric hospitals, 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|
|Place & Date Used:||Victoria, Australia, circa 1950|