Vintage 1960s Wool Coat Gold Lame & Wool Hollywood Glamour Size Medium

Description: This coat came from Ilus Geiger's family, whose surname was Korda. I'm unsure if they were any relation to the director, however, they were in the film business from what I could make out. The coat is quite fabulous, featuring striking material, and styling that I would characterize as Hollywood glamour. The fabric is made of a metallic gold lame base that is woven with diagonal wool stripes in a gray color with color accents in violet, orange and white. The coat has a wide rounded collar with wide squared notched lapel. The coat closes with a single gold toned metal closure at the waist level. It is cut with a slight flare and is above the ankle length. It is fully lined in a violet colored rayon acetate lining.

Label: Ilus Geiger Beverly Hills California. Ilus Geiger is best known as the costume designer for the 1957 film "Cha Cha Cha Boom!", featuring Perez Prado, Helen Grayco and Sylvia Lewis.

Age: 1960s

Color: Gold, gray, violet, orange and white

Material: Lame woven with wool

Sizing: No size is indicated, but please rely on the following measurements for fit taking the thickness of the fur into account:

Shoulders: 15" across, shoulder seam to shoulder seam

Sleeves: 23" long from the shoulder seam to the end of the sleeve

Sleeve Inseam: 17 1/2"

Bust: 36" around

Waist: 34" around

Hips: 38" around

Hemline: 55" around

Length: 46"


It is in very good condition with no wear, tears, odor or stains. This coat was well stored and cared for over the years.

This is a fabulous coat - rather unique, you're unlikely to see another similar example....

We ship to the US and Internationally through USPS from Champlain, New York and to Canadians from Montreal, Quebec. Although we give approximate shipping rates with our description, please inquire for a precise shipping quote to your location before purchasing.

Proud Member of the VFG – Vintage Fashion Guild.

Thank you for browsing Poppy's Vintage Clothing!

Item ID: RL-poppy1201

Gender: Female, Age Group: Adult, Color: Gold / Gray / Orange / Violet / White, Size: M

$250 USD

Add to Wish List

6 other shoppers have this item in their Cart or Wish List.

Poppy's Vintage Clothing

Mary Jane Enros, Chateauguay, QC, Canada   

Find that special vintage dress, coat, suit, hat, lingerie, purse here at Poppy's Vintage Clothing

Ruby Lane Shop Rating
Platinum Rating Platinum
Member since 2009

Fabulous Vintage Clothing Finds!

Shipping/Handling:$15.00 USD

Price for shipping to USA change location

Estimate shipping to a different location:

More from Poppy's Vintage Clothing