-- early 1940s knit wool ski sweater
-- beautiful, brisk Alpine blue, red, white and black pattern
-- pull over style with zip closure along left shoulder
-- zipper appears to have been added later and not original to the sweater
-- features a unique arrow shaped zipper pull from the late 40s to early 50s
-- fitted, turned up cuffs and waist band
-- Innsbruck label, a city in the Alps long known as a destination for winter sports throughout history
label: Rohrer Innsbruck
material: wool, metal zipper
size: most likely originally intended as a men's sweater, fits a contemporary women's medium to large and a men's small
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waist: 26" to 32"
sleeves: 24" uncuffed
length: 20.5" from shoulder top to hem
All measurements are taken while garment is laying flat and then doubled unless otherwise noted. Please allow yourself some "wiggle room" when determining fit.
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Beautifully preserved for its age. There are a couple hand done repairs, most notably the one pictured on the front center. There are a few scattered spots that did not fully lift when I hand washed this piece, as seen on the inside of the cuffs, along the hem and on sweater front near the repair. Sweater is otherwise bright of color, structurally sound and presents beautifully! Please don't hesitate to contact me with any questions or for additional photos. Truly a unique piece of knit history!
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