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Necklaces - Marcos Davidson, Bone Bar, 1980-1985 Object Reg. No: SH 942321

Summary:
Necklaces commissioned by Prue Acton from the Melbourne jeweller Marcos Davidson in the period 1980 - 1985. The bone was provided by Universal Meats of Melbourne, and prepared by a restaurant in the Block Arcade.

At least one was worn by the donor.
Description:
Two necklaces of brown leather thonging with a burnt and carved central animal bone and small plastic and metal beads.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Ms Prue Acton, 1994
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 2.50 cm (Height), 14.50 cm (Width), 25.50 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
Primary Classification: CLOTHING & PERSONAL ACCESSORIES
Secondary Classification: Jewellery
Tertiary Classification: necklaces
Manufacturer: Marcos Davidson, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 1980-1985
Commissioned By: Prue Acton Pty Ltd, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 1980-1985
User: Prue Acton, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 1980-1991
Other Association (See Comments): Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

Bone for necklace prepared by a restaurant in the Block Arcade.
References: RMIT Collection

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