Rare collectible 1940s navy gabardine sportswear jacket with faux or mouton fur collar and quilted lining. This is a lightweight jacket that has a firm shape in the shoulders. Collar stands upright in the back, but could be pinned or stitched down if desired. Elasticized gathers in back allow for fitted shape. Really cute & in excellent, near unworn condition great for fall.Measurements: shoulders: 17.75"chest, underarm to underarm: 34" lying flat, 40 pulled out to expose full length of fabric. Waist: 31" (34" stretched)length: 21.5" from inner center of jacket to front hem; 24.5" including collar.
Arm length: 22.5" from top shoulder seam to top end of cuff armpit: 9.5" across flatall measurements are taken flat and doubled. Please keep in mind that the garments are 70- 120+ years old and i cannot predict how the fabric might wear over time with use.