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Brooch - Prue Acton, Flower Basket, 1970s Object Reg. No: SH 942309

Summary:
This brooch was designed and manufactured in Melbourne by Prue Acton P/L in the 1970s. It was worn by the donor.
Description:
Brooch in the shape of a flower basket with settings of one diamond-shaped blue stone, two incised leaf-shaped stones and a metal mesh handle. Two settings at either side of basket with stones missing.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Ms Prue Acton, 1994
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 1.90 cm (Height), 3.60 cm (Width), 4.20 cm (Length)

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Tagged with: clothing, 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: brooches
Manufacturer: Prue Acton Pty. Ltd. (and/or Contractors), 1970-1979
Designer: Ms Prue Acton, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 1970-1979
User: Prue Acton, 1970-1991
References: RMIT Collection

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