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Chesterfields (overcoats)

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Single- or double-breasted fly-front coats usually of dark plain woolen fabric and often having a velvet collar. Of a type first worn by men in the 18th century and adapted for women in the 20th century.

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chesterfield (overcoat)


12yrs ago

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