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Collar - Nurse, White Cotton, circa 1900 Object Reg. No: SH 850464

Detachable white cotton nurses collar, circa 1900. Worn by a nurse at a mental health hospital in Victoria, Australia. Possibly worn by Nurse Muir.
Detachable nurse's uniform collar of white cotton. Long strip, minutely curved with ends tapering in at top.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Office of Psychiatric Services
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 47.00 cm (Height), 8.00 cm (Length)

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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
Tertiary Classification: clothing
Inscriptions: MUIR written in black ink along top edge.
Place & Date Used: Victoria, Australia, circa 1900

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