Vintage 1950s Overcoat English Wool Cashmere Blend Coat


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This is a vintage 1950s overcoat made with a black wool and cashmere blend loomed in England.  It has semi-raglan style sleeves, medium width notched lapels and does up with three buttons at the front.  There is a flapped pocket at either side and the sleeves have a two button adjustable belt at each cuff.  It has a 12 1/2” kick vent at the back and this vintage 1950s overcoat is half lined in a black satin fabric. It is made in a knee length (for the average height man).

Tailor’s label:  Artistic Tailors 2480 Belanger St. East. Montreal

Fabric label: Velcuna Wool & Cashmere Loomed in England

Union label:  ACWA used between 1949 and 1962

Sizing: No size is indicated on this vintage 1950s overcoat and although it should fit a medium to large size, please rely on the following measurements for fit, taking the thickness of the fabric and the style of the coat into account as well as if you want to wear a jacket underneath:

Shoulders:  18 1/2” across from shoulder/sleeve seam to shoulder/sleeve seam

Sleeves:  25 1/2” from the shoulder/sleeve seam

Sleeve Inseam:  15”

Chest: 47” around 

Waist: 47” around

Hips:  49” around

Length: 39 1/2”

Condition: This vintage 1950s overcoat is in excellent condition with no wear, tear, soiling, stains or odour.  This coat looks to have seen very little use and was well stored and cared for over the years.

This is lovely quality vintage 1950s overcoat!