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Plaque - Garment Export Award, Lyrebird Awards, Fashion Industries of Australia, Prue Acton, 1971 Object Reg. No: SH 942253

This plaque was awarded to the donor in 1971 by the Fashion Industries of Australia for the Garment Export Award as part of their Lyrebird Awards.
Unglazed framed gold metal Lyrebird medallion mounted on brown velvet.An inscribed brass plate is attached to the lower centre edge of mount. The frame is square and painted black.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Ms Prue Acton, 1994
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 21.00 cm (Height), 3.00 cm (Width), 21.00 cm (Length)

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Tagged with: awards, clothing, fashion, fashion design, fashion industry, women s clothing, making history - prue acton
Themes this item is part of: Clothing & Textiles Collection, Domestic & Community Life Collection, K.G. Luke, Medal & Trophy Makers, Melbourne, Victoria
Primary Classification: COMMERCE & RETAILING
Secondary Classification: Clothing & Fashion
Tertiary Classification: awards
Inscriptions: Engraved into brass plate on front: THE 1971 F.I.A. LYREBIRD AWARDS/ GARMENT EXPORT AWARD/ PRUE ACTON DESIGNS PTY LTD
Manufacturer: K.G. Luke, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 1971
Awarded By: Fashion Industries of Australia (F.I.A.), Australia, 1971
Awarded To: Prue Acton, Australia, 1971
References: RMIT Collection

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