Extreme cold weather jacket

Maker
Bauer Down
Production date
1960s
Description
Extreme cold weather (ECW) jacket made from brown windproof cotton with pale brown down-proof lining. Padding is down. Zip front with buttoned over flap. Two front patch pockets with button down over flap. Makers label on inner front facing "Bauer Down Blizzard Proof, Seattle USA; lightest, warmest things on earth". Attached quilted hood lined in brown windproof fabric with wolverine fur trim around the edge. Strap with button on the head part of the hood allows hood to be rolled back if desired.
See full details

Object Detail


Maker
Collecting unit
Production role
Maker
Measurements
Length neck-hem: 870mm (34 1/4")
Shoulder width: 5.7cm (2 1/4")
Sleeve Length: 66.5cm (26 3/16")
width at waist: 68mm
Associated person
Other id
1521
Accession number
2009.37.4

Colours


Share

Comments

Can you add to our information about this item? Click Add Comment to share your knowledge and help enrich our collection. Have a question about this item? Please email info@canterburymuseum.com.


Be the first to comment.



To order a copy of this image please contact Canterbury Museum images@canterburymuseum.com

Unless otherwise stated, or an author is acknowledged, Canterbury Museum holds copyright to all information on Collections Online. All efforts have been made to trace copyright holders. Please contact the Museum with any queries on this matter info@canterburymuseum.com

The information on this page was created from historic documentation and may not reflect the best available knowledge about the item. If you have information or questions about the objects on this website, please contact us. Images may be subject to copyright laws and are therefore not of reproduction quality.