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Coat - Prue Acton, Mini, Black Wool, 1968 Object Reg. No: SH 942010

This coat was designed and manufactured in Melbourne by Prue Acton P/L in 1968. It was worn by the donor, over mini dress SH 942000. It was also worn by a model for Prue Acton's 25th Anniversary Parade in 1988.
Black textured woollen mini coat with black fur collar, cuffs and hem. The coat is double-breasted and fastened with six black plastic button at the bodice. The coat is lined with black satin.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Ms Prue Acton, 1994
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 88.00 cm (Height)

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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
Primary Classification: CLOTHING
Secondary Classification: Female
Tertiary Classification: outerwear
Inscriptions: Label inside back collar: Prue Acton/ AUSTRALIA

Label centre back collar: 34

Label centre right side lining: 12, 48
Manufacturer: Prue Acton Pty. Ltd. (and/or Contractors), Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 1968
Designer: Ms Prue Acton, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 1968
User: Ms Prue Acton, 1968 or later
References: RMIT Collection

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