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

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.
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, making history - prue acton, innovation design, railway stations
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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