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Cardigan & Vest - Prue Acton, Dark Grey Knit, 1965 Reg. No: SH 942391
- This cardigan and vest set was designed and manufactured in Melbourne by Prue Acton P/L in 1965. It was originally worn by donor.
The two pieces could be worn separately or together. They could also be worn with grey jersey trousers and white shirt underneath with a tie, or with a Harris Tweed coat.
- Dark grey woolen knit set of cardigan and vest, with red and white trim on all edges. Both fastened at front with hook-and-eyes, both are collarless and have two patch pockets at the front. Cardigan has long sleeves.
- Acquisition Information:
- Donation from Ms Prue Acton, 1994
|Dimensions:||86.00 cm (Height)|
|Dimension Comment:||.2: 72.00|
|Tagged with:||clothing, fashion, fashion design, fashion industry, making history - prue acton, innovation design|
|Themes this item is part of:||Clothing & Textiles Collection, Domestic & Community Life Collection, Prue Acton, Fashion Designer (1943- ), Prue Acton, Fashion Designer (1943- )|
|Inscriptions:||Fabric labels sewn inside back of nec: 34
Labels inside side seams: 12, 18, 42
|Manufacturer:||Prue Acton Pty. Ltd. (and/or Contractors), Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 1965|
|Designer:||Ms Prue Acton, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 1965|
|User:||Ms Prue Acton, 1965 or later|