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Dress - Prue Acton, Mini, Black Wool, 1967 Reg. No: SH 942001
- This mini dress was designed and manufactured in Melbourne by Prue Acton P/L in 1967. It and another version with different lace collar featured in photos of the donor in newspaper clippings in mid 1967. According to donor it was worn with a fur trimmed coat, sombrero hat and white stockings.
- Long-sleeved black wool mini dress. Lace collar and cuffs in ecru cotton. Dress is lined with black polyester and zip fastened at back.
- Acquisition Information:
- Donation from Ms Prue Acton, 1994
|Dimensions:||93.40 cm (Height)|
|Tagged with:||clothing, fashion, fashion design, fashion industry, women s clothing, making history - prue acton, innovation design|
|Themes this item is part of:||Prue Acton, Fashion Designer (1943- ), Clothing & Textiles Collection, Domestic & Community Life Collection|
|Inscriptions:||Label inside back collar: Prue Acton/ AUSTRALIA
Label on back of neckline: 34
|Manufacturer:||Prue Acton Pty. Ltd. (and/or Contractors), Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 1967|
|Designer:||Ms Prue Acton, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 1967|
|User:||Ms Prue Acton, 1967 or later|