Coat - Prue Acton, Mini, Ginger Wool & Fox Fur, Altered, 1968 Reg. No: SH 942009
- This coat was designed and manufactured in Melbourne by Prue Acton P/L in 1968. It was originally maxi length but at an unknown date it was shortened to mini length.
- Ginger coloured woollen double-breasted mini coat with mandarin collar deep fox- fur cuffs and 8 gold plastic buttons to fasten. The lining is ginger coloured rayon. The coat was originally maxi length but was shortened to mini length.
- Acquisition Information:
- Donation from Ms Prue Acton, 1994
|Dimensions:||94.00 cm (Height)|
|Tagged with:||clothing, fashion, fashion design, fashion industry, furs, 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 sewn into CB below collar: 34
Label sewn inside left shoulder: 42
|Manufacturer:||Prue Acton Pty. Ltd. (and/or Contractors), Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 1968|
|Designer:||Ms Prue Acton, 1968|