sports jacket

Harris Tweed Association



sports jacket

Harris Tweed Association

Summary

Harris Tweed. Loud check; black, maroon, blue and beige; lined beige rayon twill Single breasted sports-jacket. One bound breast pocket. 2 hip pockets with flaps. Small collar and lapels with one hand sewn buttonhole; fastens with 3 plastic tortoiseshell buttons through hand sewn button-holes. An extra button has been added behind each with a long stitched shank so that jacket can be fastened edge to edge; back has centre back seam and centre vent; sleeves are slit at wrist, fastening with one small tortoiseshell button through stitched buttonhole; sleeves are lined cream rayon twill, body lined beige rayon. Inside breast pocket label "The Scotch House, Knightsbridge", outside breast pocket label "Handwoven Harris Tweed"


Object Name

sports jacket

Creators Name

Harris Tweed Association

Date Created

1950-1960

Dimensions

(L : 30 in):

accession number

1983.441

Collection Group

costume
menswear

Place of creation

Scotland

Medium

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