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Bustier - Prue Acton, Calico Lace-Up, circa 1972 Reg. No: SH 942403
- This jacket was designed and manufactured in Melbourne by Prue Acton P/L in circa 1972.
It was originally worn by the donor with white cotton skirt in the collection (SH 960036.) It was part of 'underwear look' range designed in the 1970s
- White calico bodice with vertical tin tucks. White cord is threaded through top front of garment to form halter top. The front opening is fastened with laced cord to waistline. Tied at waist with cord.
- Acquisition Information:
- Donation from Ms Prue Acton, 1994
|Dimensions:||36.00 cm (Height)|
|Tagged with:||fashion, fashion design, fashion industry, underwear, making history - prue acton, innovation design|
|Themes this item is part of:||Clothing & Textiles Collection, Domestic & Community Life Collection, Prue Acton, Fashion Designer (1943- )|
|Inscriptions:||Label back neck facing: 35|
|Manufacturer:||Prue Acton Pty. Ltd. (and/or Contractors), Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 1970-1974|
|Designer:||Ms Prue Acton, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 1970-1974|
|User:||Prue Acton, 1970 or later|