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

Dressing Gown - Grey Flannel, circa 1950. Clothing worn by patients at a mental health hospital in Victoria Australia.
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)

More information

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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