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Trophy - Special Citation, David Jones Awards for Fashion Excellence, Prue Acton, 1972 Object Reg. No: SH 942244

Summary:
This trophy was awarded to the donor in 1972 by Sydney department store David Jones as a special citation as part of their Awards for Fashion Excellence.

David Jones stores were not present in Melbourne at the time of this award.
Description:
Metal cylinder on base. Centre front has a circular hole through which purple crystals protrude. Base is covered in green suede and is of wood underneath. Metal strip bearing caption attached to base.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Ms Prue Acton, 1994
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 19.00 cm (Height), 13.00 cm (Width), 13.00 cm (Length)

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Tagged with: clothing, fashion, fashion design, fashion industry, retailing, women s clothing, making history - prue acton
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 into metal on base: DAVID JONES 1972 AWARDS FOR FASHION EXCELLENCE/ A SPECIAL CITATION FOR FASHION TO/ PRUE ACTON
Awarded By: David Jones Limited, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia, 1972
Awarded To: Prue Acton, Australia, 1972
References: RMIT Collection

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