Maker and Role
Button Brothers, Manufacturer
Grey, wool jacket with collar and lapel. There are 5 button holes down the lapels and fronts of each of the jacket flaps. The buttons are black and white marble coloured, except the button second from the top on the right jacket flap, which is brown. There is a small, black button sewn to the underside of the collar on the left and right sides. There is a vertical slit opening on the left hand side above the pocket. There is a side pocket with cover flap on either side of the jacket. At the cuffs of each sleeve are 3 black and white marbled buttons and 3 button holes. There is a slit at the back of the jacket running from the hem to just below the waistline. There are 2 black buttons and 2 hidden button holes on the edges of the slit, used to close it. There is a grey wool belt with a brass buckle sewn into the right through which the belt can be pulled to the inside. The jacket has a black lining. There are 4 black buttons sewn into the lining down the right jacket flap. There is a sl
Signature/Marks and Type
BUTTON BROTHERS / LUTON Maker's Mark
18317 / R37 Label
Button Brothers. Uniform [Greatcoat (RNZAF)], 2003.792. The Museum of Transport and Technology (MOTAT).