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Handbag - Beige Fishnet, `Minerals', Melbourne Cup, 1982 Reg. No: SH 942103
- This outfit was designed and manufactured in Melbourne by Prue Acton P/L in 1982. It was worn by donor with 'Mineral's ensemble (SH 942100) at 1982 Melbourne Cup.
Prue Acton's Melbourne Cup clothing was specially designed for her to draw attention to Australian designers and in particular her forthcoming winter range.
- Rectangular shaped beige cotton fishnet and suede (pigskin) shoulder bag with zip fastener.
- Acquisition Information:
- Donation from Ms Prue Acton, 1994
|Dimensions:||65.00 cm (Height)|
|Tagged with:||fashion, fashion design, fashion industry, horse racing, melbourne cup racing carnival, women s clothing accessories, making history - prue acton|
|Themes this item is part of:||Prue Acton, Fashion Designer (1943- ), Clothing & Textiles Collection, Domestic & Community Life Collection|
|Primary Classification:||CLOTHING & PERSONAL ACCESSORIES|
|Manufacturer:||Prue Acton Pty. Ltd. (and/or Contractors), Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 1982|
|Designer:||Ms Prue Acton, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 1982|
|User:||Prue Acton, Flemington, Victoria, Australia, 1982|