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Trophy - Special Citation, David Jones Awards for Fashion Excellence, Prue Acton, 1978 Reg. No: SH 942245
- This trophy was awarded to the donor in 1978 by Sydney department store David Jones as a special citation for Designer P.M. (clothing) as part of their Awards for Fashion Excellence.
David Jones stores were not present in Melbourne at the time of this award.
- Bronze figurine with facial feature mounted on wooden block. A brass plaque inscribed is attached to the front of the block. At the back is a brass plaque with the sculptor's name and details.
- Acquisition Information:
- Donation from Ms Prue Acton, 1994
|Dimensions:||32.00 cm (Height), 8.00 cm (Width), 9.00 cm (Length)|
|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|
|Inscriptions:||Engraved into brass plaque on front: DAVID JONES/ AWARD FOR/ FASHION EXCELLENCE/ 1978/ A SPECIAL CITATION FOR/ DESIGNER P.M./ TO PRUE ACTON
On brass plaque: HEAD & FIGURE/SERIES II/NOEL GRAY/1978 7/10.
|Artist:||Noel Gray, 1978|
|Awarded By:||David Jones Limited, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia, 1978|
|Awarded To:||Prue Acton, Australia, 1978|