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Trophy - Wool Fashion Awards, Australian Wool Board, Prue Acton, 1970 Object Reg. No: SH 942251

Summary:
This trophy was awarded to the donor in 1970 by the Australian Wool Board for winning the `Designer's Award Women's Knitwear' section of the Australian Wool Fashion Awards.

According to the donor, she strongly promoted the use of wool in Australian fashion throughout her career.
Description:
Sculpture featuring metal ram's horns mounted on wooden block. Metal plate with inscription is attached to centre point of wooden base.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Ms Prue Acton, 1994
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 22.00 cm (Height), 13.00 cm (Width), 30.00 cm (Length)

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Tagged with: clothing, fashion, fashion design, fashion industry, women s clothing, wool industry
Themes this item is part of: Clothing & Textiles Collection, Domestic & Community Life Collection
Primary Classification: COMMERCE & RETAILING
Secondary Classification: Clothing & Fashion
Tertiary Classification: awards
Inscriptions: Engraved onto metal plaque on front: 1970 AUSTRALIAN WOOL FASHION AWARDS/ DESIGNER'S AWARD WOMEN'S KNITWEAR/ PRUE ACTON PTY LTD
Awarded By: Australian Wool Board, Australia, 1970
Awarded To: Prue Acton, Australia, 1970
References: RMIT Collection

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