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Medium
wool cashmere, cupro, synthetic fabric (lining), plastic (buttons)
Measurements
96.5 cm (centre back) 66.0 cm (sleeve length)
Place/s of Execution
Italy
Inscription
label, centre back neckline, embossed on metal plate: ALEXANDER / MCQUEEN
label, centre back neckline, woven in white on grey synthetic fabric: MADE IN ITALY
label, left seamline, woven in white on grey synthetic fabric: 44
Accession Number
2019.478
Department
International Fashion and Textiles
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Gift of Krystyna Campbell-Pretty AM and Family through the Australian Government's Cultural Gifts Program, 2019
Gallery location
Not on display
Physical description
Black wool cashmere coat with long trumpet sleeves, short stand up collar extending into a curved lapel fastening asymmetically with a single button at the bustline and descending to a rounded hemline to the back. The coat is constructed from six graduating panels to create fullness around the skirt and has two side flap pockets at the hipline. Three plastic buttons at each cuff. Lined in black synthetic fabric.