vintage 1940s Shawl Collar cardigan
vintage 1940s Shawl Collar cardigan
vintage 1940s Shawl Collar cardigan
vintage 1940s Shawl Collar cardigan
vintage 1940s Shawl Collar cardigan
vintage 1940s Shawl Collar cardigan
vintage 1940s Shawl Collar cardigan

vintage 1940s Shawl Collar cardigan

Regular price
$450.00
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$450.00
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Rare and unusual navy blue knit wool cardigan from the 1940s. This one has pockets and is meant to have a nautical theme. 
Here's a wiki write up about who the label is named after:
Oswald Martin WattsFRAS, FIN[1] (18 March 1901 – 1 November 1985) was a master mariner and nautical author who founded the ship chandlers and yacht brokerage Captain O. M. Watts.

Label: Captain O. M . Watts London
Fabric: wool

Measurements:
Pit to Pit: 20"
Length: 28" 
Sleeve Length: 27.5" when sleeves are unrolled at the cuffs
Shoulder to Shoulder: 16.5"

Condition:
I'm too scared to wash a wool piece like this but it does feel a bit grimy - I put it through the dryer to kill any bacteria as well as giving it a good steam though. Otherwise it's in great condition with general signs of wear. sold as found.