Vintage Long French Jacket peasant bleu travail Work Chore wear denim blue coat
Hello and thank you for looking. A wonderful French peasant LONG bleu de travail work wear jacket! These wonderful textiles are such great finds! This jacket is made using a heavy cotton denim, built to withstand time and daily work use! The blue is GORGEOUS , Prussian blue that has faded unevenly leaving beautiful whiskering! Machine stitched, the original tag is on an interior breast pocket and reads "Made in France Adolphe Lafont". There are three pockets on the front and it buttons down! The surface texture is worn soft and smooth! Unique , one of a kind always, these textile become works of art with time and use. These textiles were used throughout the French countryside and can still be seen today Please view photographs of construction and condition using the zoom feature on the photographs (jacket H431). MEASUREMENTS : This lovely textile measures approximately.
17 inch sleeves from the underarm to the cuff. 17 inch shoulder (measured straight across the back). 5 inches across the chest, laid flat from one underarm to the other.
CONDITION : I've freshly laundered this lovely jacket and it's ready to use! There are some small holes spotted about this jacket and a larger tear in the bottom right front area. There is a hole in the front right pocket. There are lovely hand stitched mends on this piece.
There are some small pale marks. Uneven fading and wear, this is a timeworn treasure! Generally in lovely aged condition! The item "Vintage Long French Jacket peasant bleu travail Work Chore wear denim blue coat" is in sale since Wednesday, July 11, 2018. This item is in the category "Antiques\Linens & Textiles (Pre-1930)\Other Antique Textiles". The seller is "loodylady" and is located in Burlington, Vermont. This item can be shipped worldwide.