HomeObject Detail
History

Dress, girl's; Small World; 1950s; CT08.4822.24

Girl's dress, 1950s
Name/Title
Dress, girl's
About this object
Girl's dress; a long-sleeved dress to fit a young girl. The dress is made of brown velvet with a knitted white collar and two white pom-poms at the neck. An attached manufacturer's label reads: 'Small World, Made in N.Z. for little folk'.
Purchased in the 1950s by Mrs Dawn Jones for her daughter Vicki.

Maker Role
Manufacturer
Date Made
1950s
Medium and Materials
processed material, textile, velvet; processed material, textile, wool.
Inscription and Marks
Label reads: 'Small World / MADE IN NZ FOR LITTLE FOLK'
Measurements
l 530mm x w 425mm (at hem)
Large

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
CT08.4822.24
Copyright Licence Help
All rights reserved
+ Add Comment