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Dressing Gown - Grey Flannel, circa 1950 Object Reg. No: SH 850498

Summary:
Dressing Gown - Grey Flannel, circa 1950. Clothing worn by patients at a mental health hospital in Victoria Australia.
Description:
Large grey flannel dressing gown with pale blue trimmings on collar, cuffs and pocket. Opening down the front with one buttonhole at waist, but button is missing.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Office of Psychiatric Services
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 120.00 cm (Height), 71.00 cm (Length)

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Tagged with: psychiatric hospitals, hospitals, uniforms, sleepwear, making history - psych services
Themes this item is part of: Medicine in Society Collection, Psychiatric Services Collection, Public Life & Institutions Collection, Clothing & Textiles Collection
Primary Classification: MEDICINE & HEALTH
Secondary Classification: Mental Health - Institutional Life
Tertiary Classification: clothing
Inscriptions: V2/1944/Size OS/Made in Australia/D D on tag
Place & Date Used: Victoria, Australia, Circa 1950
References: oral history.

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