Raincoat Metadata

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  • Main Title Raincoat
  • Series Title Dallas Museum of Fashion Collection


  • Manufacturer: La Flaque de Paris
    Creator Type: Organization


  • Donor: Bujalski, Mrs. Alexander
    Contributor Type: Personal
  • Manufacturer: International Ladies' Garment Workers' Union
    Contributor Type: Organization


  • Creation: 1963


  • No Language


  • Content Description: ( At left) Raincoat of black vinyl. The modified A-line coat is of short length, extending to just at or below the knee, and has long sleeves. Center-front opening is secured with 3 silver/chrome clip closures, one at the rounded neckline and two at waist. There is one patch pocket at the right hip. The coat is fully lined in synthetic with vertical stripes of pink, green, blue, violet, and red on a black ground. Manufacturer's label inside at center back just below neckline: "La Flaque / de Paris". At right inside side-seam is a Union Label.
  • Physical Description: Size 10.


  • Art and Architecture Thesaurus (Getty): Raincoats
  • University of North Texas Libraries Browse Structure: Social Life and Customs - Clothing
  • Other: La Flaque de Paris (Brand)

Primary Source

  • Item is a Primary Source


  • Coverage Date: 1963
  • Place Name: United States


  • Name: Texas Fashion Collection
    Code: TXFC


  • Name: UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
    Code: UNTCVA


  • Rights Access: public
  • Rights License: by-nc-nd
  • Rights Statement: All Texas Fashion Collection content and images are copyrighted.

Resource Type

  • Physical Object


  • Image


  • Accession or Local Control No: 1970.033.004
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc30086


  • Display Note: This object was part of the Dallas Museum of Fashion collection. Founded in 1960 by the Fashion Group, Inc. of Dallas, the collection comprised important items of historic and current fashion. It was housed in the Apparel Mart, Dallas, and operated as the Dallas Museum of Fashion from 1960 until 1971. It moved to what was then North Texas State University in 1972, and became the Texas Fashion Collection.