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Dress, girl's; Elfwear; 1950s; CT08.4822.31

Girl's dress, 1950s
Name/Title
Dress, girl's
About this object
Girl's dress; a white, short-sleeved frock to fit a toddler. The dress is made from a synthetic material and features pink smocking on the bodice. An attached manufacturer's label reads: 'Elfwear'.
Purchased in the 1950s by Mrs Dawn Jones, for her three daughters Pamela, Zelda and Vicki.

Maker
Elfwear
Maker Role
Manufacturer
Date Made
1950s
Place Made
[?]
Medium and Materials
processed material, textile.
Inscription and Marks
Label reads: 'ELFWEAR'.
Measurements
l 390mm x w 420mm (at hem)
Medium

Subject and Association Keywords
manners and customs, costume. dress. fashion
Credit Line
From the collection of Owaka Museum Wahi Kahuika The Meeting Place "a rest on your journey"
Object Type
clothing
Object number
CT08.4822.31
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