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Dunfermline College of Physical Education uniform / teaching blouse, 1947-1950

 Item
Identifier: EUA GD55/2/23/1

Dates

  • 1947-1950

Conditions Governing Access

Open.

Extent

1 artefacts : Pale powder blue, cotton, short-sleeved blouse ; Across chest 52cms, across shoulders 36cms, shoulder to cuff 26cms, neckline to hem (front) 52cms, top of collar to hem (rear) 56cms, side seam (underarm to hem) 32cms

Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements

Pale blue stitching. Flat collar with pointed ends. Sort raglan sleeves with banded cuffs. Gathered in front of each shoulder to form pleat down each front panel. Reinforcecd panels down centre with four grey button fastenings. Two darts stitched in the front and four in the rear.
Fraying at the top rear of hte collar, 1cm hole at front of left sleeve, loose stitching at the base of the left sleeve for 4cms, two holes (3cm and 1.5cms) at front of right sleeve.

Materials Specific Details

Supplied by Jenners Department Store, Edinburgh

Materials Specific Details

These blouses were made specially for students by Jenners Department Store, Edinburgh.

Repository Details

Part of the Edinburgh University Library Special Collections Repository

Contact:
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