Girl's trousers (Chinese); Unknown; c1920; GH007074/2
Girl's trousers (Chinese)About this object
This pair of child’s Chinese style trousers are made of turquoise coloured silk with embroidered pink flowers and a pink waistband and lining.
The trousers are part of a set of Chinese clothing worn by Betty Campbell when she was a child living in China with her parents who were missionaries there. Betty became a significant Wellingtonian and national community leader. She received a MBE for her ceaseless community work.
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silk and satinMeasurements
Overall: x (Length) 420 x (Width/Depth) 280 mm
Gift of Fiona Campbell, 1998.Object number
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