Woman's wool long sleeve cardigan-style "Chanel-like" knit coat in shades of red and dark blue in striped pattern with four front welt pockets and ten goldtone metal buttons at center front opening. Labelled at center back neck: "Goldworm / Made in Italy 100% Virgin Merino Wool / RN22211-8" Smaller label to the left: "Pure Virgin Wool / Dry Clean Only / 100% Wool / Made in Italy / 1638913"
Made as a prototype--was never produced for sale.
Woman's coat (sample)
- American, 1978
- Manufactured by Goldworm Knitwear Company, American, 1928–1981
- Place of Manufacture
- Center back: 101.6 cm (40 in.)
- Medium or Technique
- Wool, machine knit; metal buttons
- Accession Number
- Not on view