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Dress - Prue Acton, Blue & White Check Wool, circa 1965 Reg. No: SH 942144
- This dress was designed and manufactured in Melbourne by Prue Acton P/L circa 1965. The fabric was especially made for them by Freddie Moylan.
It was originally worn by donor with the aqua mini coat dress in the Museum's collection (SH 942389.)
- Powder blue and cream checked mini-dress of bonded wool. Short sleeved with small collar and tiny pockets at front. Front fatening with press studs. Lined in pale blue satin polyester. Metal zip at side. Two metal safety pins in lower front lining.
- Acquisition Information:
- Donation from Ms Prue Acton, 1994
|Dimensions:||83.00 cm (Height)|
|Tagged with:||clothing, fashion, fashion design, fashion industry, women s clothing, making history - prue acton, innovation design|
|Themes this item is part of:||Prue Acton, Fashion Designer (1943- ), Clothing & Textiles Collection, Domestic & Community Life Collection|
|Manufacturer:||Prue Acton Pty. Ltd. (and/or Contractors), Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 1964-1966|
|Designer:||Ms Prue Acton, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 1964-1966|
|User:||Prue Acton, 1964 or later|