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Certificate - Outstanding Womenswear, Australian Wool Board, Prue Acton, Framed, 1971 Object Reg. No: SH 942241

Summary:
This certificate was awarded to the donor in 1971 by the Australian Wool Board as `Designer of the Outstanding Womenswear Collection. It was accompanied by a overseas air ticket to study fashion design overseas.

According to the donor, she strongly promoted the use of wool in Australian fashion throughout her career.
Description:
Rectangular paper certificate framed under glass. Gold printed text on cream car. Features Australian Wool Board logo.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Ms Prue Acton, 1994
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 48.00 cm (Height), 2.00 cm (Width), 55.00 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: Tex printed on front of certificate: The Australian Wool Board presents/ to the Designer of the/ Outstanding Womenswear Wool Collection for 1974/ a world air ticket for further study/ of Womenswear fashion overseas/ Awarded to Prue Acton Designs Pty Ltd/ WILLIAM A. GUNN (hand signed.)
Awarded By: Australian Wool Board, Australia, 1971
Awarded To: Prue Acton, Australia, 1971
References: RMIT Collection

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