Vintage 50s Chippewa Wool Coat Jacket L Shadow Plaid Deadstock Bakelite Button


Chippewa has one of the best pedigrees in wool clothing. This plaid wool coat is a great example of what they could do. It has double button flapped center pockets, real bakelite buttons and a union made tag dating it to the 1950s.


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  • Made in United States by Chippewa
  • 1955 USA Ladies Garment Workers Union Made tag
  • Blue and off white colors
  • Plaid pattern
  • Medium weight wool material
  • 2 Bakelite button flap chest pockets with 2 lower front D pockets
  • Bakelite button front
  • Decorative single bakelite button sleeve cuffs
  • Point collar with top collar button
  • Unlined

SIZE: size tags are unreadable, measurement indicates Size = Mens 44 Regular
Fits like a Large.

Measurements taken on a flat surface and unwrinkled:

  • Armpit to Armpit = 25.5 inches (65 cm) or Chest = 51” (130 cm)
  • Waist measured flat across = 24.5” (62 cm) or waist doubled = 49” (124 cm)
  • Shoulder to Shoulder = 20” (51 cm)
  • Shoulder seam to sleeve cuff = 24.5” (62 cm)
  • Center back bottom of collar to sleeve cuff = 35” (89 cm)
  • Back bottom of neck collar to bottom hem = 31” (79 cm)

ITEM CONDITION: Vintage Deadstock New Old Stock
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