Overcoat

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Title:
Overcoat
Date: 
1942
Medium: 
Wool, silk, horn
Dimensions: 
Overall: 4 x 31 x 52 1/2 in. ( 10.2 x 78.7 x 133.4 cm )
Date End: 
1 942
Description: 
Olive drab wool militia officer's double-breasted overcoat; double collar and lapels; shoulder loops which button at the collar end; 3 buttons down the front on each side; vertical pocket on each side at the hip; 2 panels on the back, 2 straps which button at the center near the waistline, bottom of skirt is split and fastens together with 2 buttons; all buttons made of horn; inside lined with copper-colored satin, horizontal slit pocket at the right breast.
Credit Line: 
Gift of the 7th Regiment, National Guard New York, through Major Kenneth C. Miller
Object Number: 
1967.84
Gallery Label: 
This overcoat was worn by Lincoln T. Miller in World War II, when he served in North Africa and France with the 44th Anti-aircraft Brigade, 7th Regiment, New York National Guard.
Date Begin: 
1942
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group