Trench Coat

Description

Trench coat of brown vinyl. Pointed collar. Knee-length or slightly longer. Long sleeves with translucent, brown plastic button on cuff. Single breasted with closure of nine matching buttons. Two patch pockets at front hips. Diamond motif of stitching and small vinyl diamonds at yoke and pockets. Back yoke of coat lined in dark yellow fabric; balance of coat unlined, showing orange cotton knit backing of vinyl. Designer label on inside right of opening: "Ginessa / Made in / British Crown Colony of Hong Kong" Care label to right of designer label. Size label at left inside seam: "12" Content label ... continued below

Creation Information

Ginessa 1979/1980.

Context

This physical object is part of the collection entitled: Texas Fashion Collection and was provided by UNT College of Visual Arts + Design to Digital Library, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 11 times . More information about this object can be viewed below.

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Designer

  • Ginessa Ginessa (New York(?), USA) (active 1970s?)

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Description

Trench coat of brown vinyl. Pointed collar. Knee-length or slightly longer. Long sleeves with translucent, brown plastic button on cuff. Single breasted with closure of nine matching buttons. Two patch pockets at front hips. Diamond motif of stitching and small vinyl diamonds at yoke and pockets. Back yoke of coat lined in dark yellow fabric; balance of coat unlined, showing orange cotton knit backing of vinyl.

Designer label on inside right of opening: "Ginessa / Made in / British Crown Colony of Hong Kong"
Care label to right of designer label.
Size label at left inside seam: "12"
Content label center back neckline: "75% Vinyl / 25% Cotton / Made in British Crown / Colony of Hong Kong"

With matching sash belt of same material.

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Texas Fashion Collection

The UNT Texas Fashion Collection is dedicated to the preservation and documentation of historically significant fashion, and serves as an educational and inspirational resource for students, researchers, and the general public. This vital resource is part of the UNT College of Visual Arts + Design.

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Creation Date

  • 1979/1980

Coverage Date

Added to The UNT Digital Library

  • Sept. 2, 2015, 11:34 a.m.

Description Last Updated

  • Nov. 28, 2015, 3:38 a.m.

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Citations, Rights, Re-Use

Ginessa. Trench Coat, physical object, 1979/1980; (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc701425/: accessed August 19, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT College of Visual Arts + Design.