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"Burgundy Raincoat" Vintage 1940's Burgundy Rain Coat UK 10-12 US 6-8

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"Burgundy Raincoat" Vintage 1940's Burgundy Rain Coat UK 10-12 US 6-8

This rare 1940's burgundy hooded rain coat, is the perfect piece to add to your seasonal wardrobe.

Her pointed collar is framed the option of wearing the soft hood, that fastens beneath the chin with matching fabric ties. Her shoulder line, is accented by iconic 1940's shoulder pads, setting off the full length sleeves. Her single breasted cut, is set off by simple matching covered button fastenings.
Her fitted bodice is accented by princess seams, and a cinched in waistline, drawn in by a matching fabric belt, with a large central buckle.
Her elegant skirt line, features intricate seam work that runs from the sides of the waistline and along the back, creating an iconic 1940's drape and silhouette.

This coat is fully lined in rayon, and has 2 side pockets.
The hood is removable.

Label: Wiltern, Showerproof Finish, Neuville Garment

Measurements of the Coat

Armpit to Armpit: up to 38 inches

Shoulder to Hem: 41 inches

Waist: up to 32 inches, this can be cinched in

Shoulder to End of Sleeve: 24 inches

Hips: up to 42 inches

Shoulder to Shoulder: 15.5 inches

Size:Medium UK 10-12 US 6-8

Closures: This coat fastens with 4 buttons and a smaller button and loop along the hemline

Condition: This coat is in loved vintage condition:
Along the left hip 3 small pin marks along one of the seams.
Left hand pocket has some wear/damage along the front of the pocket opening.
Small pin sized pull to the right hand side front of the waistline.
Small hole along the front left hand side hemline General and natural wear to the under side of the belt. Wear to the belt buckle the fabric has thinned and disappeared along some of the edges. Wear to the edges of the collar, 6 small areas of wear/holes.
This issues are not overly apparent when the coat is being worn, and only noticeable upon inspection. Please be realistic, this is a rain coat from the 1940's that has been used in weathered conditions.

Washing instructions: This garment should be dry cleaned or hand washed in cool water.

Fabric: Showerproof wool mix, rayon lined

Vintage garments have been previously worn and lovingly cared for, they may however have a blemish or two. Here at Willow Hilson, we try our very best to note all the details of each garment, although we may sometimes overlook things, which we do apologise for. Please do not expect perfection, unless stated so.

Please make sure you check all the measurements of the garment before purchasing. Vintage garment sizes are not the same as those of today. To ensure the best fit, we suggest you measure you favourite similar style garment and compare it to the measurements we have listed. All our measurements are taken whilst the garment is lying flat, we then double these measurements to reflect the actual size.