This wonderful transitional season coat has a nice, thick textured weave which contrasts beautifully with the satin trim on the pockets and around the collar.
The satin is a dark, almost eggplant shade of purple.
G. Fox & Co.
This has a 1960s blue white union label.
This has beautiful bound buttonholes.
This is cut with nice, deep arms eyes, which mean a jacket could possibly be worn underneath this.
The front has set in sleeves, while the back is kimono cut.
The only fitting darts are from the shoulder, both front and back.
up to 43" at the bust
with a slight flare cut to the hem, which has a sweep of only 50" around.
Neck point to shoulder point: 5 and 1/8"
Shoulder point to shoulder point: 15"
The sleeve is cut in 2 pieces, and has a darted elbow.
Sleeve length: 22.5"
Length from center back of the neck to the hem: 37"
13" around sleeve hems
Condition: this is freshly dry cleaned and ready to wear. The exterior is absolutely excellent, but we did notice that the lining has oxidized unevenly: this is not visible when worn.
We are a member of The VFG, The Vintage Fashion Guild.