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coat & raincoat 1970.183

Object Name: coat & raincoat

Artist/Maker: Pakamac
Role in production: manufacturer
Place of Creation: Europe, United Kingdom, England
Date: 1965-8

Accession Number: 1970.183
Image Copyright: © Manchester City Galleries
Credit: Manchester City Galleries

Physical Description

Medium / Material
  • vinyl
  • pvc
  • printed

Pakamac made from opaque vinyl printed with abstract design of flowers and swirls in yellow, red, green, pink and purple psychedelic design. High round neck with rounded turn-down collar. Front and back in one continuous section with CF opening, fastening 70cm open ended metal zip fastener. Patch pocket at hip each side with slanting flap. Long raglan sleeves. Loop at inside neck for hanging. Zip and hem machine sewn, remaining seams heat sealed.
Separate folding hat. Crown formed from four triangles. Double circular brim narrowing towards back.
Purchased by the donor from "Polly of Piccadilly" sale.


Type: length
Height: 92.5 cm

Type: circumference at hem
Width: 106.5