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Dress - Prue Acton, Lime Linen & Cream Knit, 1969 Object Reg. No: SH 942015

Summary:
This dress was designed and manufactured in Melbourne by Prue Acton P/L in 1969.

In 2005, it was used in a fashion parade at the Melbourne Exhibition Centre to lauch the Australia Post Legends series that year, featuring six Australian fasthion designers, including Prue Acton.
Description:
Lime green sleeveless mini dress with cream ribbed bodice and zippered front. The bodice has a lime green Peter Pan collar, shoulders and zipper trim. The garment is stitched in cream thread.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Ms Prue Acton, 1994
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 88.00 cm (Height)

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Tagged with: clothing, fashion, fashion design, fashion industry, women s clothing, making history - prue acton
Themes this item is part of: Prue Acton, Fashion Designer (1943- ), Clothing & Textiles Collection, Domestic & Community Life Collection
Primary Classification: CLOTHING
Secondary Classification: Female
Tertiary Classification: outerwear
Inscriptions: Label inside back collar: Prue Acton/ AUSTRALIA
Manufacturer: Prue Acton Pty. Ltd. (and/or Contractors), Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 1969
Designer: Ms Prue Acton, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 1969
References: RMIT collection

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