Uniform - Staff sisters and student midwives - dress

Circa 1950
Mid blue, short sleeve A-line dress, with shirt collar, zip closure at the front, press-stud above the zip and three pockets, one either side of dress front and a narrow breast pocket. The dress has a "ROYAL WOMEN'S HOSPTIAL" woven white cotton label with blue thread attached to the inside collar. Size: XSSW. The dress is a slightly paler blue than item A1994_17_020

* According to notes from Margaret Mabbitt the "dress was worn by staff sisters and student midwives". Staff organised their own uniforms, this one is from the 1950s.
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cotton, metal, plastic
102 x 62.0 cm
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