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Coat

  • Place of origin:

    London (made)

  • Date:

    autumn 1942 (designed)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Mosca, Bianca (designer)
    Incorporated Society of London Fashion Designers (producer (collection))
    Utility (designed for)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    wool

  • Credit Line:

    Given by the Board of Trade, through Sir Thomas Barlow, Director-General of Civilian Clothing

  • Museum number:

    T.52-1942

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Dark blue wool coat with sculptural pockets and shaped hourglass panel in front, large red buttons

Place of Origin

London (made)

Date

autumn 1942 (designed)

Artist/maker

Mosca, Bianca (designer)
Incorporated Society of London Fashion Designers (producer (collection))
Utility (designed for)

Materials and Techniques

wool

Descriptive line

Dark blue wool coat with red buttons and hourglass front panel

Production Note

Photograph of design drawing (accession no. D9879) in Imperial War Museum's Ministry of Information Second World War Official Collection.

Materials

Wool

Categories

Fashion; Clothing; Day wear

Production Type

Prototype

Collection

Textiles and Fashion Collection

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