Field Coat

British
late 20th century
Retailed by The Andover Shops (American, founded 1953), Chrysalis Clothes Ltd. (British, founded in 1985)


Dimensions

Center back: 94 cm (37 in.)

Accession Number

2012.187

Not On View

Collections

Contemporary Art, Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Olive green wool field coat with brown and red criss-cross pattern. Front pockets with brown leather button-closures and zipper down the front.

Interior label: “CHRYSALIS COUNTRY CLOTHES NORTHAMPTONSHIRE MADE IN ENGLAND. THE CHILTERN.”

Provenance

By 2011, acquired by Nancy T. Lerner; 2012, gift of Lerner to the MFA. (Accession date: April 25, 2012)

Credit Line

Gift of Nancy T. Lerner in memory of Steven L. Lerner