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Spectacles - Issey Miyake, 1980s Object Reg. No: SH 942369

Summary:
This pair of glasses was manufactured by an unknown under licence for the Japanese fashion company Issey Miyake in the 1980s. They were worn by the donor until the early 1990s.
Description:
Pair of female spectacles, consisting of black metal and plastic frames with purple tinted glass lenses.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Ms Prue Acton, 1994
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 3.70 cm (Height), 9.00 cm (Length)

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Tagged with: fashion, fashion design, fashion industry, women s clothing, making history - prue acton
Themes this item is part of: Clothing & Textiles Collection, Domestic & Community Life Collection
Primary Classification: CLOTHING & PERSONAL ACCESSORIES
Secondary Classification: Female
Tertiary Classification: eye wear
Inscriptions: Stamped on arm: ISSEY MIYAKE
Manufactured For: Issey Miyake, Japan, 1980-1991
User: Prue Acton, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 1970-1991
References: RMIT Collection

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