Rare Original Vintage 1940s 40s Green Embroidered Mexican Tourist Jacket
This amazing jacket was made in the early 1940 from felted wool in a rich shade of green. It has been embroidered and appliquéd with various traditional Mexican motives and features a large appliqué of a dancing couple on the back. The sharp collar, cuffs, edges and patch pockets have been decorated with red and white zig zag stitched embroidery. Inside, the jacket is unlined and features the collectible Lopez maker’s label.
Bust: 43” with edges meeting
Shoulders: 19” seam to seam
The jacket is in very good condition with only two small pinholes, a couple of very faint marks and a few loose embroidery threads as pictured.