Name/TitleWater Rat / Rakali Skin Coat
About this objectThis coat is made from rakali (Australian water rat) pelts. The coat has a very stylish collar and patterning of the skins. The fabric used for the lining has a brocade.
MakerGuss Limited, Strand Arcade, Sydney, Australia
Date MadeJuly 1936
Place MadeSydney Australia
Place NotesRetailer Strand Arcade Sydney, Tannery Dunning and Morley Avenues Rosebery
Medium and MaterialsRakali (Water rat skins and fur), cotton, rayon
MeasurementsL 118 cm
Subject and Association KeywordsNeich Collection
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