Vintage 1970s Mens Mod Coat Houndstooth Tweed Overcoat Black & White Size 42
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This is a wonderful vintage 1970s mens mod coat made in a houndstooth checked wool blend tweed in black and white. The piece is made with very wide collar and lapels. It has long sleeves, a flapped pocket at either side, a three button closure, a single button at either cuff, a decorative belt across the back and a 20” kick vent at the back. The coat is fully lined in brown satin fabric.
Label: Luxaire Fine Coatings Progress Brand. Progress is a Montreal based manufacturer of menswear.
Retailer label: Sauvé Freres Ltée Plaza Saint-Hubert & Les Galeries D’Anjou Progress Brand
Fabric label: 52% Wool / 35% Rayon / 13% Nylon
Sizing: Size 42 is indicated, but please rely on the following measurements for fit (compare the measurements to those of a similar coat that you might own and consider leaving space for a jacket):
Shoulders: 19” across from one shoulder/sleeve seam to the other
Sleeves: 26” long from the shoulder/sleeve seam
Sleeve Inseam: 16 1/2” long
Chest: 46” around, taken under the arms
Waist: 44” around
Hips: 48” around
Overall length: 44", measured flat
Condition: It is in excellent condition with, no wear, staining or other visible defect. Very crisp, this looks to have seen little, if any, use.
This is a striking coat – definitely makes a statement!