About this objectGirl's dress; a short-sleeved, white frock made to fit a toddler. The dress is made of polyester with a painted pattern of peach-coloured flowers and features pink and white smocking at the bodice. An attached manufacturer's label reads: 'Grafton, fabric made from Terylene yarn'.
Purchased in the 1950s by Mrs Dawn Jones for her three daughters Pamela, Zelda and Vicki.
Medium and Materialsprocessed material, synthetic, plastic, polyester.
Inscription and MarksLabel reads: 'Grafton / fabric made from / 'TERYLENE' / yarn'
Measurementsl 420mm x w 470mm (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"