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Halter Top & Pants - Prue Acton, Gold Lame, `Rose Story', 1981 Object Reg. No: SH 942419

Summary:
This halter top and pants set was designed and manufactured in Melbourne by Prue Acton P/L in 1981. Made from a Spanish fabric, and designed for export to the USA.

It was part of the Rose Story range connected with the costumes for the movie 'Breakfast in Paris' Spanish fabric.
Description:
Clothing set consisting of a top and pants:

(1) Halterneck top with wide waistband in gold lame backed with bronze silk.

(2) Pants with elasticized waist in gold lame backed with bronze silk.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Ms Prue Acton, 1994
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 103.00 cm (Height)

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Tagged with: clothing, fashion, fashion design, fashion industry
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
Inscriptions: Fabric labels sewn inside back of neck: 1,31,12, also black on white "LUREX 25% / SILK 75%"

Fabric labels sewn inside waist: 1,12,11,122
Manufacturer: Prue Acton Pty. Ltd. (and/or Contractors), Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 1981
Designer: Ms Prue Acton, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 1981
References: RMIT Collection

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