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

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'.
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, innovation design
Themes this item is part of: Clothing & Textiles Collection, Domestic & Community Life Collection, Prue Acton, Fashion Designer (1943- )
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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