Green Owl Blazer
Extremely rare example of a vintage 1930's British university blazer from the City of Leeds Training College. Bullion stumpwork pocket patch features an owl and the years 1933 - 1935, with a variety of initials that may be some kind of sports designation, possibly related to cricket or tennis. Green (two different shades) and ivory stripes. Lined sleeves. Metal button-front closure.
*additional photos show a 1934 City of Leeds Training College school publication with sports results
- 100% wool
- Condition: very, very good for a school jacket from this era: light discoloration and a few scattered holes (particularly to the back fo the right sleeve; silk label is mostly missing; loop at back of the neck has been cut out; some splitting to the cotton sleeve lining
Fits: size ladies XS (because of narrow shoulder)
35" Bust / 14” Shoulder / 22.5" Sleeve Length / 25" Overall Length