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Cap - Mob, White Linen, circa 1900 Reg. No: SH 850421
- White linen mob-cap (house-maid's cap) worn by a staff member at a mental health hospital in Victoria, Australia, circa 1900.
- White linen mob-cap gathered round base of crown with threaded tape and has 7cm wide gathered brim.
- Acquisition Information:
- Donation from Office of Psychiatric Services
|Dimensions:||32.00 cm (Length)|
|Tagged with:||headwear, psychiatric hospitals, work clothing, working life, making history - psych services|
|Themes this item is part of:||Psychiatric Institutions of the Past, 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 1900|