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Dress & Belt - Prue Acton, Cream Self-Patterned Squares, 1965 Object Reg. No: SH 942382

Summary:
This dress and belt set was designed and manufactured in Melbourne by Prue Acton P/L in 1965.

Possibly designed by PA designer Betty Greenhatch, very architectural Self-patterned fabric not used very much by Prue Acton.
Description:
Sleeveless ankle-length dress in cream satin overlaid with transparent polyester decorated with cream squares. Cream satin strip at front bodice and satin collar. Fastened at back with metal zip. .2 Belt of cream satin. Square metal buckle covered in same fabric.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Ms Prue Acton, 1994
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 138.00 cm (Height)

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Tagged with: clothing, fashion, fashion design, fashion industry, making history - prue acton, innovation design
Themes this item is part of: Clothing & Textiles Collection, Domestic & Community Life Collection, Prue Acton, Fashion Designer (1943- )
Primary Classification: CLOTHING
Secondary Classification: Female
Tertiary Classification: ensembles
Manufacturer: Prue Acton Pty. Ltd. (and/or Contractors), Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 1965
Designer: Ms Prue Acton, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 1965
User: Ms Prue Acton, 1969 or later
References: RMIT Collection

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