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  • Object type

  • Museum number


  • Description

    Blouse, diaphanous cream coloured silk.

  • Date

    • 1944-1946
  • Production place

  • Findspot

  • Materials

  • Dimensions

    • Length: 43 centimetres
    • Width: 143 centimetres (across arms)
  • Curator's comments

    Donations and Purchases Book: the donor 'went out to Burma before World War II and served throughout the war with Burmese and Karen forces, and the 'chindits'.

    Donations Book: 'A man's and a woman's costume from Bassein (?) city, Burma. Acquired as a gift sometime 1944 - 46.'

  • Location

    Not on display

  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date


  • Acquisition notes

    Acquired as a gift circa 1944 - 1946. Given by the donor in memory of her late husband Malcolm A Freshney.

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  • Registration number



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