jacket; battledress

Production date
Circa 1940
Description
Military jacket. Khaki coloured single breasted with metal buttons (four) at front and tow buttoned pockets. Epaulettes are fastened down by synthetic buttons at proximal end. Patch pockets are straight, rectangular with narrow pleat down the centre and triangular flap which fastens down by means of button on pocket and button hole in lining of flap. Lining is restricted to waist band and facing of front opening. Button holes for front opening are in lining concealed beneath fabric. Belt is narrower continuation of waistband from left front, passing through metal buckle attached to loop of fabric sewn to right front waistband. Belt simply folds through buckle. Label contains "....S. Camrass & Sons. Ltd
2 Aug., 1940". Writing in ink "A.E.T. Hunter".
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Department
Production date
Circa 1940
Signature & date
On label inside right front " Battledress blouses serge size No. 10 height 5ft 9ins to 5ft 10ins breast 36-37ins. waist 31 to 32ins. S. Camrass & SOns Ltd. Leeds 2 Aug. 1940" Written in ink under the inscription on label is " A.E.T. Hunter"
Associated date
1940
Accession number
1976-028-001

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