About this objectGirl's dress; a short-sleeved, white frock made to fit a toddler. The dress is made of polyester or nylon and features embroidery and appliqué flowers in blue, pink, yellow and green. An attached manufacturer's label reads: 'Hand Made in Madeira, Portugal for Junior House'.
Purchased by Mrs Dawn Jones in the 1950s, for her three daughters Pamela, Zelda and Vicki.
Place MadeEurope, Portugal, Madeira
Medium and Materialsprocessed material, synthetic
Inscription and MarksLabel reads: 'MADE IN MADEIRA FOR / Junior House / HAND MADE IN / Madeira / Portugal / SIZE 16" '
Measurementsl 410mm x w 585mm (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"