5.75 in (width) x 8.75 in (height)
Women's checked swing coat with a high collar, raglan-cut sleeves, and oversized patch pockets. This coat (or a very similar coat) was featured on the front page of WWD on August 3, 1972, where it is described as being made from white and beige natural alpaca.
"Chubby Checkers." WWD. August 3, 1972, pg. 1.
Norman Norell. Checked Tent Coat with High Collar .
circa 1972. Norman Norell collection; Sketches (KA0035.04). New School Archives and Special Collections Digital Archive
. Web. 18 Oct 2019
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