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Bracelet - Prue Acton, Turquoise, 1985-1989 Object Reg. No: SH 942361

Summary:
This bangle was manufactured in Melbourne by Prue Acton P/L in late 1980s. It was worn by the donor.

According to designer Maree Menzel, this style of jewellery, based of that of the American Indians, was very popular with Prue Acton at this time.
Description:
Shaped and twisted metal wire bracelet with one central turquoise at top, ovoid shaped.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Ms Prue Acton, 1994
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 0.70 cm (Height), 5.00 cm (Width), 6.50 cm (Length)

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Tagged with: fashion, fashion design, fashion industry, jewellery, women s clothing accessories, 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: Jewellery
Tertiary Classification: bracelets & bangles
Manufacturer: Prue Acton Pty. Ltd. (and/or Contractors), Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 1985-1989
Designer: Ms Prue Acton, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 1985-1989
User: Prue Acton, 1985-1991
References: RMIT Collection

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