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Red Laparka Ensemble

Accession

1-984-21-00579

Class

Category

Designer

Estimated Manufacture Date

1984

Style Period

Description

This floor-length red nylon and wool ensemble is comprised of an outer shell, inner coat, fur trim, and matching gloves.

The outer shell is made of red crushed nylon with a loose bust and back overlay, sailor collar, long sleeves, a centre-front zipper closure from the neckline to the hem, an inverted pleat along the centre-back, and an attached hood.

The inner coat is made of cream blanket cloth wool with long sleeves, an attached hood with the option of a detachable red fur trim (attached by velcro), cuffs, and a centre-front zipper closure with a single button fastening at the bottom hem.

Condition

excellent

Colour

Material