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Dress - Cream with Red Stripe, Circa 1920 Reg. No: SH 850422
- Dress - Cream with Red Stripe, Circa 1920. Small white calico dress with widely spaced fine, red, vertical stripes. Possibly worn by woman or child. Worn in Ward F7.
- Child-size white calico dress with widely spaced fine, red, vertical stripes. Calf-length with wide waistband and a few tucks above and below it. Has round neck with 5-sided double layer of material back and front. Opens from top to halfway down skirt and fastens with 3 sets of brass eyelets with cotton tape. Has long sleeves.
- Acquisition Information:
- Donation from Office of Psychiatric Services
|Dimensions:||108.00 cm (Height), 73.00 cm (Length)|
|Tagged with:||clothing, psychiatric hospitals, hospitals, making history - psych services|
|Themes this item is part of:||Medicine in Society Collection, Psychiatric Services Collection, Public Life & Institutions Collection, Clothing & Textiles Collection|
|On Display at:||Melbourne Museum|
|Primary Classification:||MEDICINE & HEALTH|
|Secondary Classification:||Mental Health - Institutional Life|
|Date Used:||Victoria, Australia, Circa 1920