Original vintage 1950s deep red velvet swing coat.
The coat is designed with a large shaped puritan collar with moulding to the neck and fastens with large carved bakelite buttons. The sleeves are flared and mirror the collar shape and the back is flared to a draped swing. Two jet pockets are positioned at the hips. This coat has been modified at some point (possibly the 1960s) to a shorter length and would have originally been calf length.
Fastening: bakelite buttons
Fabric: velvet with rayon lining
Label: Marshall and Snelgrove
Age: Early 1950s
Colour: deep red
Condition: in good wearable condition, light wear overall, no major marks or damage to note. Alteration to hem length. Dry cleaned and ready to wear.
As with most vintage items, this coat has been previously worn and is over 40 years old.
Size: Small / Medium- Please check measurements before purchase Bust: 36" Waist: free Hips: free Length from shoulder: 30" Sleeve Length: 22" Collar Width: 6"
This coat has been selected for its design and quality in keeping with the Alexandra King aesthetic. Please note this is a vintage piece and has been pre-worn. Your coat will be carefully packed, boxed and shipped free of charge to your chosen address.