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Jumpsuit - Prue Acton, Brown & Gold Crepe, circa 1970 Reg. No: SH 942397
- This jumpsuit was designed and manufactured in Melbourne by Prue Acton P/L in circa 1970.
It was originally worn by donor. It was also worn by a model as part of Prue Acton's 25th Anniversary Parade in 1988. A similar garment was worn by actor Jackie Weaver in the 1971 movie 'Stork'.
- Short-sleeved jumpsuit in brown crepe decorated with gold buttons and braid. Two small gold trimmed patch pockets on front of bodice. Legs are flared. Fastened at back with a zip. Lined in brown synthetic fabric.
- Acquisition Information:
- Donation from Ms Prue Acton, 1994
|Dimensions:||147.00 cm (Height)|
|Tagged with:||clothing, fashion, fashion design, fashion industry, storks, 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:||Fabric label sewn inside back of neck: 34|
|Manufacturer:||Prue Acton Pty. Ltd. (and/or Contractors), Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 1969-1971|
|Designer:||Ms Prue Acton, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 1969-1971|
|User:||Prue Acton, 1969 or later|