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Evening Bag - Prue Acton, 'Rose Story', Lame, 1981 Object Reg. No: SH 942420

Summary:
This evening bag was designed and manufactured in Melbourne by Prue Acton P/L in 1981.

It was part of the `Rose Story' range connected with the costumes for the movie 'Breakfast in Paris'.
Description:
Three sided evening bag of bronze silk backed with gold lame. Rouleau shoulder strap and drawstring of same fabric. Bag is vaguely petal - shaped and slightly padded.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Ms Prue Acton, 1994
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 75.00 cm (Height)

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Tagged with: fashion, fashion design, fashion industry, films, making history - prue acton
Themes this item is part of: Clothing & Textiles Collection, Domestic & Community Life Collection, Prue Acton, Fashion Designer (1943- )
Primary Classification: CLOTHING & PERSONAL ACCESSORIES
Secondary Classification: Female
Tertiary Classification: bags
Inscriptions: Fabric label sewn inside back of bag: 28
Manufacturer: Prue Acton Pty. Ltd. (and/or Contractors), Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 1981
Designer: Ms Prue Acton, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 1981
References: RMIT Collection

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