Maker and Role
Rainster of New Zealand, Manufacturer
Slightly shiny green coat of synthetic fabric. The lapel is pointed. There are 3 buttons (round and green) down the front with the bottom button missing. When fastened, the buttons are hidden by an extra layer of fabric. There are flaps of fabric on the cuffs 85 mm x 52 mm that are sewn at one end and fastened with a smaller green button at the other. There are slit pockets 195 mm long on both sides, sitting at a slight angle. There are belt loops on either side where a green buckle belt is attached. The coat is lined with a beige synthetic fabric and there is a slit 330 mm long up the back. The label inside the collar says "Continental by Rainster of N.Z.", "Made in New Zealand" and "5".
Signature/Marks and Type
Continental by Rainster of N.Z. Made in New Zealand 5 Label
Rainster of New Zealand. Raincoat, 2004.651. The Museum of Transport and Technology (MOTAT).