Uniform issue cream flannel petticoat worn by female patients at a mental health hospital in Victoria, Australia, circa 1950.

Physical Description

A cream flannel petticoat with broadly spaced, vertical, red stripes . It is knee length, and opens right down the back. It fastens with one metal button above waist level. (2nd button from neck is missing). Has long, raglan sleeves (horizontally striped) and straight, Indian style collar. Front has two gathers at neck.

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