WRNS 2nd Officer No1, WW2 A WW2-era female Women's Royal Naval Service officer's bespoke doeskin greatcoat. With King's crown buttons and WRNS 2nd Officer/Sub Lt rank boards. By Moseley & Pounsford. All 10 front buttons are present, despite one being hidden in the photos.
Date: Undated, but from the estate of a lady who served during WW2.
Sizes: Approx size 6 to 8 (estimated, pls check measured sizes below before ordering).
Jacket Bust Width (laid flat): 17"
Jacket Shoulder: 16"
Jacket Waist: 16"
Jacket Length: 41"
Jacket Sleeve: 22"
Condition: Generally good condition. Externally there is some moth damage to rear of collar (3 holes approx 5mm x 2mm each surrounded by an area of surface moth tracing, see photo). There are a couple of noticeable marks in the lower left hand front (see photo) which look as if they will sponge/clean out. Internally some loose stitching around inside of rear collar. Otherwise in good and perfectly useable/collectable condition.
Items are sold as seen, and described as accurately as possible. Please note that all items are used and therefore a certain amount of wear is to be expected. Any fundamental defects/deficiences are stated. Many items have been tailored and therefore sizes may be approximate.