Handbag - Cylindrical, Shoulder Strap, Black Leather, circa 1965 Reg. No: SH 942018
- This handbag was made by an unknown manufacturer, although the donor has stated that it was most likely made in Melbourne. It was used by the donor for a number of years, and is featured in many press photographs of her.
- Black leather cylindrical shoulder-strap bag with metallic zippered fasteneing across top and right side. Centre front is a metal rectangular shaped name plate facility. The shoulder strap is attached with metal rings to each side of bag and consists of leather shapes and chains attached to metal rings.
- Acquisition Information:
- Donation from Ms Prue Acton, 1994
|Dimensions:||18.00 cm (Height), 15.00 cm (Width), 26.00 cm (Length)|
|Dimension Comment:||Length = 52cm from strap to base of bag.|
|Tagged with:||fashion, fashion design, fashion industry, women s clothing accessories, making history - prue acton|
|Themes this item is part of:||Clothing & Textiles Collection, Domestic & Community Life Collection, Prue Acton, Fashion Designer (1943- )|
|Primary Classification:||CLOTHING & PERSONAL ACCESSORIES|
|User:||Ms Prue Acton, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 1965-1990|