Thursday, June 23, 2016
Early 20th C Rain Cape
From the seller:
1920s Rain Cape Poncho W/ Cap Beyond Rare Unbelievable Condition Must See!!!!
1920s RAIN CAPE FROM ESTATE OF R.H.STICKLE PRESIDENT OF
THE AMERICAN FEDERATION OF LABOR OIL FIELD GAS WELL AND REFINERY WORKERS UNION
THIS CAPE WAS FOUND IN AN OLD WOODEN TRUNK WITH THE ORIGINAL RAIN CAP
IN ONE OF THE INSIDE POCKETS
R.H.STICKLE 3106 STENCILED INSIDE REAR OF CAPE AND CAP
THIS CAPE IS A HEAVY RUBBERIZED COTTON MADE BY THE U.S. RUBBER COMPANY
DOUBLE BACKED BUTTON UP FRONT BUTTON COLLAR
TWO HUGE INSIDE POCKETS TWO BUTTON UP ARM HOLES ON THE SIDE
AN INSIDE BUTTON STRAP ALL BUTTONS ARE PRESENT ON THIS UNBELIEVABLE CAPE
NO RIPS HOLES OR TEARS
ADD THIS TO YOUR COLLECTION OR USE IT FOR YOUR NEXT 1920S PERIOD
HOLLYWOOD FILM A GREAT PIECE OF HISTORY
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MESSAGE ME WITH ANY QUESTIONS YOU MAY HAVE
It looks more WWI than 1920's to me but it could very well be later.
It looks similar to the one above which is WWI but I'm really not sure. It is 20th Century either way so...