About this objectGirl's dress; a short-sleeved frock to fit a toddler. The dress is made of Celanese and rayon woven fabric and is decorated with hand-embroidered bows on the bodice and smocking in blue and pink thread.
Bought by Mrs Dawn Jones in the 1950s for her three daughters Pamela, Zelda and Vicki.
Medium and Materialsprocessed material, textile, rayon
Inscription and MarksStitched on tag: 'Celanese CENELLA / TRADEMARKS / SPUN ACETATE & RAYON WOVEN FABRIC / WASH AS WOOL'
Measurementsl 390mm x w 500mm (at hem)
Subject and Association Keywordsmanners and customs, costume. dress. fashion
Credit LineFrom the collection of Owaka Museum Wahi Kahuika The Meeting Place "a rest on your journey"