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Early flight attendants vest
1990

Medium
retrospectra graphic plastic, lamé, metallic thread, cotton
Measurements
48.5 cm (centre back) 48.0 cm (waist, flat)
Place/s of Execution
Sydney, New South Wales
Accession Number
CT1-1991
Department
Australian Fashion and Textiles
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Purchased from Admission Funds, 1991
© Courtesy of the copyright owner, Merlene Gibson (sister)
Gallery location
Not on display
Description
Retrospectra graphic plastic, cut into varying square and rectangular shapes, pieced together with metallic thread at each corner hand sewn onto a vest made of white cotton, lined with silver lamé. Upper middle, centre back of vest has a square piece of retrospectra graphic plastic with a hologram of a circle with the iris of an eye inside it.