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Dress - Prue Acton, Brown Arnel Jersey Patch, circa 1972 Object Reg. No: SH 942020

This dress was designed and manufactured in Melbourne by Prue Acton P/L circa 1972. It originally retailed for $38. This example was worn by the donor.
Dark brown long-sleeved midi dress in 'Arnel" jersey with square collages on front bodice and mid back in cream, blue, pink and green The front neck opening is laced.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Ms Prue Acton, 1994
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 108.00 cm (Height)

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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
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, 1970-1974
Designer: Ms Prue Acton, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 1970-1974
User: Ms Prue Acton, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 1970-1974
References: RMIT Collection

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