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Gabrielle CHANEL

France 1883 – 1971



commenced 1914

couture house (organisation)

Woman's pink textured wool jacket c.1966 Description: : brown silk trim on collar, sleeves and pockets, brown silk lining, gold chain attached to hem of lining, brown buttons with imitation gilt lion heads, frontand cuffs trimmed with three buttons
Place made: France
Materials & Technique: costume and dress, costumes, wool, silk, gilt buttons

Primary Insc: Label, c.b., neck, woven, brown on beige, 'CHANEL'. Label attached to main label, woven, red on white, 'MADE IN FRANCE'. Label attached under main label, printed black on white, style no. '28169'.
Dimensions: centre back length 52.6 h cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of Mrs A.J. Powell 1993
Accession No: NGA 93.153.1