Faux ocelot coat
This coat shows the enduring allure of animal print.
Credit: Text and images by Te Uru Waitakere Contemporary Gallery, garment courtesy of Norma E.
Copyright: Photo and text © Te Uru Waitakere Contemporary Gallery, All rights reserved.
Manufacturing location: New Zealand
Garment type: Coat
Material: Faux ocelot
Features: The metallic buttons have sailing ships on them.
Purchase location: LynnMall, New Lynn, Auckland
Exhibition: 50 Years of Fashion: LynnMall's Golden Jubilee (September–October 2013)
Label: Louise Fashions
Date: Circa 1968