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Man's overcoat

Brown and orange double breasted plaid coat with oversized patch pockets. Brown rayon lining with two labels: "Guards/since 1845/The Man's Wear" and "CC41/X212A."

Provenance

By 2010, with Leslie Verrinder, Tin Tin Collectables, London, UK; purchased from Verrinder by Mr. Frederic Sharf; gift of Sharf to the MFA (Accession date: January 26, 2011)

Credit Line

Gift of Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf

English, about 1945

  • Labeled CC41, English, 1941–1952
Object Place

England

Dimensions

Center back: 121.9 cm (48 in.)

Accession Number

2010.1425

Medium or Technique

Wool twill weave; plastic; rayon plain weave

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes