Red knee length woollen red coat with two front pockets, wide collar with cape, sleeve less, attached at neck to waist, red synthetic lining, three silver buttons at front with possibly Tranz Rail insignia- likely hostess outfit, manufacturer/brand is 'chicatique', made in New Zealand.
1 of 5 items that form a set - Womens rail uniform. Silver Star/ Silver Fern, c.1972-75.
Chicatique / MADE IN NEW ZEALAND Maker's Mark
New Zealand Rail et al. 1972-1975. Uniform Coat [Silver Fern, New Zealand Rail], 2014.415. The Museum of Transport and Technology (MOTAT).
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