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1968 cotton raincoat (1994.61)

Object Name: coat & raincoat

Artist/Maker: St Michael
Place of Creation: Manchester, England
Date: 1968

Accession Number: 1994.61
Credit: Manchester City Galleries

Physical Description

Medium / Material
  • cotton
  • sailcloth

A-line raincoat in orange cotton sailcloth with raglan sleeves and narrow standing mandarin collar. Single breasted, fastening full length centre front with 4 gilt metal clips. Circular patch pockets with slit openings and circular gilt buttons. Matching buttons and tabs at cuffs. Seams across shoulder and down top of arm; and at sides; darts from neck to chest. Label cb neck "St.Michael, cotton, bust 34", "length 36.5", "12", "Younger Style, made in G.B." Lined: white acetate


Type: Length
Depth: 36.5 inches