Silk Fashions Ltd., Tan Wool Dress Coat Ensemble

Title

Silk Fashions Ltd., Tan Wool Dress Coat Ensemble

Description

Tan and ivory plaid double-knit wool single breasted raglan sleeved coat with three front covered buttons, tan edging at neck, front opening, and two faux side pocket flaps; cap sleeve double-knit top with sewn on bias plaid mock turtle neck, small front pocket, and 8.5" zip at center back; and matching plaid fully lined double-knit straight skirt with side zip and hook and bar waistband closure.

Creator

Silk Fashions (Canada) Ltd.

Date

1960-1969

Contributor

Gift from Anonymous donor

Identifier

HCC_FA_2018_P2-1348

Coverage

British Crown Colony of Hong Kong

Extent

Coat - Bust: 41" Bodice - Bust: 34" Skirt - Waist: 28"

Curator Notes

Good condition. Some pilling and small stain on coat lapel. Skirt hem unstitched and hanging all the way round; skirt lining hem intact; three small stains above hemline at front of skirt.

Textile

Wool

Photographer

Shane Patrick Qureshi

Curator

HCC Fashion Dept. Curatorial Team

Accession Number

2019.101.7

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Citation

Silk Fashions (Canada) Ltd., “Silk Fashions Ltd., Tan Wool Dress Coat Ensemble,” HCC Fashion Archive, accessed October 22, 2020, https://hccfashion.omeka.net/items/show/402.

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