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Pinafore dress

Date made: mid 20th century

Maker: unknown maker

Description: Pinafore dress of purple wool. Zip at the side.

Made-up from skirt given to donor by Mr Cain, (who lived at Bridge Road, Kirk Andreas) and who died aged 83 in around 1961. The wool was spun at Ballaquine Farm, Kirk Michael about 1850-1860 by Mr Cain's mother.

(Reference image taken in the 1990s.)

Measurements: 43 in

Materials: wool

Object name: dress

Collection: Costume & Textiles Collection

ID Number: 1965-0112


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