This gorgeous winter coat of jet black wool with matching black mink fur collar and cuffs is by American designer, Frank Gallant.
This is vintage 1960s featuring a small, cozy collar that frames the face beautifully, and 3/4 length sleeves.
The front has an asymmetrical opening, with loop buttonholes that slip over dome shaped buttons Each button is sturdy high gloss enameled (pot) metal, and is set with 12 shimmering black glass rhinestones, each one gold foil backed: of the forty-eight total settings, only 2 are missing.
The silhouette is a straight shift, with the back shoulder in a raglan cut sleeve, while the front has kimono cut sleeves, and gusseted under arms.
26" neck point to sleeve hem
46" sweep of hem
Please compare our measurements to those of a coat that fits you the way you like in order to insure a good fit. Remember to allow room for any winter clothing that you may want to wear underneath this coat, as a layer of clothing is like increasing your overall body measurements.
This is in excellent condition, and is ready to wear.
Thanks to the Vintage Fashion Guild for their background information on Frank Gallant:
A manufacturer of women's suits and coats, the company was founded by Frank Gallant in 1916.
Frank Gallant, Inc. sold women's coats and suits to such stores as Saks, Lord & Taylor, Bloomingdale's, De Pinna, and Altman's.
We are a member of The VFG, The Vintage Fashion Guild.
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