Vintage 1950s Overcoat Edinburgh Brand Wool Coat L
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This is a late 1950s overcoat made of pure wool in a fine striped pattern in two tones of grey. This 1950s overcoat has high set medium width notched lapels and padded shoulders. It has a three button front and has a flapped pocket at either side as well a 13” centre kick vent at the bottom back. The sleeves are finished with turned half cuffs. It is fully lined in grey satin fabric. The fabric is tightly woven in a heavier medium weight so should be suitable for winter use.
Label: The Edinburgh Imported Pure Wool Coating Warm-Light-Durable
Retailer’s label: J.-B. Laliberté (Limitée) Québec
Sizing: No size is indicated on this 1950s overcoat, and although this should fit a large size (probably a US 42-44), depending on preference for fit and whether you will wear a jacket underneath, please rely on the following measurements for fit, taken from the exterior (please take the thickness of the wool into consideration) and note the longer sleeve length:
Shoulders: 19” across shoulder seam-to-seam
Sleeves: 27 1/2” from shoulder seam
Sleeve Inseam: 17 1/2” long
Chest: 50” around, taken under the arms
Waist: 50” around
Overall length: 44 1/2”, measured from the back neck seam to the hemline
Condition: This 1950s overcoat is in very good condition - no pronounced wear, tear, soiling or odour. This has been well cared for and stored over the years.
This is a wonderful 1950s overcoat - quality fabric, nicely tailored!