Stylish houndstooth plaid coat from 1970 in a beige/tan color with brown, red and green stripes. The receipt from the original buyer dated back to 1970 is still in its pocket! It has tortoiseshell buttons down the front, a very wide lapel, side pockets and a matching belt with buckle. The sleeve cuffs have straps that are similar in style to the belt but are decorative only and not adjustable.
Size: no marked size but estimated to be small, size 4 or 6. Please use the measurements below to ensure an accurate fit.
Fabric: wool exterior, satin lining
Care: Dry clean only
Condition: The exterior is in very good condition but the interior has had many repairs made to the lining especially at the armpits of both sleeves. They have been resewn due to tears. The lining also has some discoloration in the fabric, especially in the armpit areas. There is a long rip in the lining down the center that has also been repaired. There is a small hole in the lining of one of the pockets and this has not been repaired.
Shoulders: 15″ across
Sleeve length: 20.5″
Our measurements are taken with the item laying flat and results doubled where applicable. Our “recommended fit” size (if shown) is an estimate of how the item fits in modern times as vintage sizing can vary from modern sizing. Please always use measurements to ensure proper fit. You may also measure a comparable item from your closet to gauge an accurate fit. When an item has stretch, the measurements we list will show as a range.
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