Woman's coat

English
about 1945
Designed for Barnett-Hutton, Ltd. (English), Labeled CC41 (English, 1941–1952)


Object Place: England

Dimensions

Center back: 111.8 cm (44 in.)

Accession Number

2010.1426

Medium or Technique

Wool twill weave; rayon plain weave; plastic (?)

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Brown and white herringbone coat, collar and two flat pockets trimmed in brown wool. Five buttons down center front. Reverse has half belt with two buttons. Interior facing and sleeves line in brown rayon, two interior labels: “CC41 /212” and “Barnett-Hutton/England Scotland/Ireland Wales.”

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