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Updated: 14 April 2015
A man's jacket, salmon pink coloured Mandalay silk.
- Made in: Burma
- Found/Acquired: Burma
- Length: 64 centimetres
- Width: 173 centimetres (across arms)
- Height: 11 centimetres
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.'
Acquired as a gift circa 1944 - 1946. Given by the donor in memory of her late husband Malcolm A Freshney.
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Object reference number: EAS97348
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