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Bracelet - Prue Acton, `Flying Fruit', Handpainted Wood, 1985 Reg. No: SH 942078
- This bracelet was designed and manufactured in Melbourne by Prue Acton P/L in 1985, from the designs of textile artist Deborah Leser. These examples were worn by the donor. Part of the range developed from Prue Acton's 1985 Melbourne Cup outfit 'Stained Glass'. The emphasis was on colour. The Flying Fruit range had 50 interchangeable pieces.
- Wooden braclet handpainted in a design by Deborah Leser - brightly coloured pineapples, bananas, cherries , apple and orange on a bright blue background, entitled 'Flying Fruit'. Inside is painted black.
- Acquisition Information:
- Donation from Ms Prue Acton, 1994
|Dimensions:||11.00 cm (Height)|
|Tagged with:||fashion, fashion design, fashion industry, jewellery, women s clothing accessories, making history - prue acton, innovation design|
|Themes this item is part of:||Prue Acton, Fashion Designer (1943- ), Clothing & Textiles Collection, Domestic & Community Life Collection|
|Primary Classification:||CLOTHING & PERSONAL ACCESSORIES|
|Tertiary Classification:||bracelets & bangles|
|Artist:||Ms Deborah Leser, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia, 1985|
|Manufacturer:||Prue Acton Pty. Ltd. (and/or Contractors), Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 1985|
|Designer:||Ms Prue Acton, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 1985|
|User:||Ms Prue Acton, 1985 or later|