RARE CIVIL WAR 1860S FINE LINEN 4 BUTTON JACKET W CRESCENT SLEEVES. DATING TO THE 1850S TO VERY EARLY 1860S. FASHIONED OF LINEN AND I HAVE STUDIED THE STITCHING, IT APPEARS TO BE FULLY SEWN BY HAND. 4 LINEN COVERED BUTTONS CLOSE THE FRONT, PATCH POCKETS ON EACH SIDE WITH A RIGHT CHEST POCKET. AN INNER CHEST POCKET ON THE LEFT SIDE.
SLEEVES OFF THE SHOULDER AND IN CRESCENT SHAPE. CONDITION: THERE ARE THREE GRAY FAINT STAINS ON THE INNER ELBOW AS PICTURED WITH THREE PINHEAD RUST POINTS ON THE SHOULDER SEAM. FRESH FROM ITS ORIGINAL ESTATE, I SOAKED THIS PIECE FOR SEVERAL WEEKS TO GET THE AGE STAINIING OUT. CLEAN AND READY TO WEAR.
A VERY RARE MUSEUM WORTHY PIECE. Vintage and antique items ARE NOT new items.IF YOU ARE IN GERMANY OR ITALY. Often for proper fit, hang, and wear ability, pieces will need to be altered and/or adding a hook or snap here or there, with a seam closure or strengthening needed. Vintage clothing is most often worn previously, and if old stock, often has slight imperfections from storage, a hint of color or odor. Measurements are to be assumed that they are at maximum, if you have any questions, please ask PRIOR to the auctions end. These are antique articles, having the age stated. All flaws if any are painstakingly outlined. _gsrx_vers_1151 GS 8.0.11 (1151). The item "RARE CIVIL WAR 1860S FINE LINEN 4 BUTTON JACKET W CRESCENT SLEEVES" is in sale since Tuesday, March 17, 2020. This item is in the category "Clothing, Shoes & Accessories\Specialty\Vintage\Women's Vintage Clothing\Dresses". The seller is "jamiexmas*" and is located in Southbridge, Massachusetts. This item can be shipped worldwide.