1915 - 1920
Wool twill, silk, silk braid and metal
820 x 760 mm
Place of origin
Springhill, County Londonderry (Accredited Museum)
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Woman’s jacket. Olive green wool twill jacket with turn down collar and revers. Trimmed with horizontal and vertical bands of olive-coloured silk braid (soutache) and embroidered roundels. Fastens CF with a square horn or plastic button. Narrow detached belt is stitched to the jacket in the odd place and closes with a decorative fastening of two disks of horn or plastic trimmed with metal flowers with metal loop backs. Fully lined with brown silk and wool twill.
Gift of Miss W.Acheson, 37 Killygarvin Road, Dungannon. Worn by donors grandmother, Mrs E Loughrin, Killygarvin House, Dungannon, a farmer's wife.