Jacket, Swanndri

Production date
Circa 1956-Circa 1957
A maroon-coloured Swanndri with a metal zipper opening and collar. There are two lower front flap pockets and a single black plastic button and buttonhole on each sleeve cuff. The garment has grey lining with the sleeves unlined. The elasticised band at the back waist has two buttons on either end to adjust the fitting. The manufacturer's label inside the back neckline bears the Swanndri logo of the swan and reads: "SWANNDRI / REGD. TRADE MARK / THIS GARMENT IS GUARANTEED / ALL WOOL WATERPROOF / IT MAY BE DRIED BEFORE A FIRE / M".
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Production date
Circa 1956-Circa 1957
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Belonged to Edgar Wratt and was purchased 1956/57 and travelled to England with him in 1957. According to the donor it was probably purchased in Girlings in Blenhiem - the current Farmers building.
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