Heller's Cafe

Heller's Cafe Prison Jacket

£299.90

  • Late 19th / early 20th century prison jacket
  • Brown striped beige body, brown border pattern. Beautiful texture and feel
  • Custom woven selvage fabric, lightweight yet substantial
  • Exact replica of an early twentieth century prison jacket. Having seen the original, this is a work of art
  • Adopted as early as 1815 at Newgate Prison (UK) to easily identify, detain and prevent escape to surrounding woodland
  • Used as a uniform, prisoners would not be able to conceal items as there are no internal pockets
  • Additionally allowed prisoners to work outside prison boundaries to pay their debt to society.
  • Raw, will shrink to tagged size with wash
  • Two front patch pockets
  • Unique and detailed pocket shape. Stress points secured as per a shirt pocket
  • Custom four button front
  • Club collar
  • Thick cotton loop at rear collar for hanging
  • 100% cotton
  • Made in Japan
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All Orders are dispatched with UPS.
 
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