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Brooch - Dan Scurry, Waves, 1980s Object Reg. No: SH 942314

Summary:
This brooch was commissioned by Prue Acton from the Melbourne jeweller Dan Scurry in the 1980s. It was worn by the donor with one of her Melbourne Cup Outfits.

Jeweller Marcos Davidson shared a studio with Dan Scurry in Little Bourke Street, Melbourne. Marcos did some early work with titanium but later Dan Scurry mostly worked with titanium.
Description:
Crescent-shaped brooch of silver and layers of curvilinear shaped titanium.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Ms Prue Acton, 1994
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 1.00 cm (Height), 11.40 cm (Width), 6.00 cm (Length)

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Tagged with: clothing, fashion, fashion design, fashion industry, jewellery, women s clothing accessories, -1
Themes this item is part of: Clothing & Textiles Collection, Domestic & Community Life Collection
Primary Classification: CLOTHING & PERSONAL ACCESSORIES
Secondary Classification: Jewellery
Tertiary Classification: brooches
Manufacturer: Dan Scurry, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 1980-1989
User: Prue Acton, Flemington, Victoria, Australia, 1980-1991
References: RMIT Collection
Personal communication with Marcos Davidson 15/5/1996

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