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Shoes - Prue Acton & Guido Pasquali, `Titanium', Melbourne Cup, 1983 Reg. No: SH 942106
- Pair of woman's high-heeled shoes painted in purple / bronze colours. Foot of shoe rises to ankle with wing-like flaps at back; 10 cm stiletto heels. The shoes were designed by Prue Acton P/L designer Maree Menzel, and made by Prue Acton Pty Ltd & Guido Pasquali, 1980 - 1983. They were worn by the donor, Prue Acton, in 1983 with the 1983 Melbourne Cup outfit SH 94.2104-2109.
- Pair of woman's high-heeled shoes painted in purple / bronze colours. Foot of shoe rises to ankle with wing-like flaps at back. 10 cm stiletto heels. Sole and inner lining are leather.
- Acquisition Information:
- Donation from Ms Prue Acton, 1994
|Dimensions:||20.00 cm (Height)|
|Tagged with:||clothing, fashion, fashion industry, race wear, women s footwear, guido, guido pasquali milano, making history - prue acton|
|Themes this item is part of:||Prue Acton, Fashion Designer (1943- ), Clothing & Textiles Collection, Domestic & Community Life Collection|
|Inscriptions:||Fabric label inside both shoes, brown on cream: GUIDO PASQUALI/MILANO/MADE IN ITALY.|
|Manufacturer:||Guido Pasquali, Milan, Italy, 1980-1983|
|Designer:||Ms Maree Menzel|
|Commissioned By:||Prue Acton Pty Ltd, Milan, Italy, 1980-1983|
|Place & Date Used:||Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 1983 or later|
|User:||Ms Prue Acton|