Uniform - Staff nurse or student midwife - dress and belt

Circa 1960
Mid blue dress, wrap style, with short sleeves, matching button up belt, bib style front, hidden button placket and button down on the left side of the garment from neck to hemline. Buttons with shanks (missing) would have been used to close dress front. The dress collar, cuffs and belt have parallel lines of single blue stitches forming a decorative feature and it has a white and blue sewn on woven cotton label: "ROYAL WOMEN’S HOSPITAL". The dress has two pockets, one either side of the front. The dress was worn by staff nurses and student midwives, Manufactured by Junior Fashions, Australia.
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120.5 x 87.0 cm
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