Dress - Maroon Wool, circa 1940. Worn by a patient in a mental health hospital in Victoria Australia

Physical Description

Maroon woollen dress fastening with 3 buttons to waist, slightly flared skirt, long sleeves with buttoned cuffs, blue collar and top pocket. Opening on side of waist fastens with hook and eye. Belt is missing.


Example of clothing worn by patients in psychiatric hospitals in Victoria Australia

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