CIVIL WAR ERA 1860S MENS BLACK FROCK COAT W BUTTON FRONT. DATING TO THE VICTORIAN 19TH C.
FASHIONED OF A BLACK FINE WOOL BROADCLOTH. THREE FABRIC COVERED COIN BUTTONS CLOSE THE FRONT, TRIM THE REAR VENTED TAIL, WITH MATCHING SMALLER BUTTONS ON THE END OF EACH CUFF. EACH SHOULDER HAS A FINE GATHERING WITH A BIT OF A PUFF AT THE TOP. INTERIOR IS QUILTED UNDER THE ARMS AND FULLY ACROSS THE REAR NECKLINE.THE SLEEVES ARE LINED IN A MUSTARD COLORED SILK WITH THE QUILTING CONTINUING ON THE INNER SLEEVE. THE STITCHING IS DONE BY HAND FULLY THROUGHOUT. CONDITION : I WOULD RECOMMEND A DRY CLEANING AS IT HAS BEEN IN ESTATE STORAGE. THE UNDERARM LINING SHOWS SOME FRAYED WEAR WITH SOME SMALL WEAR ALONG THE BOTTOM AT THE LINING AND THE TAIL. AS SEEN THERE ARE SEVERAL SMALL SPOTS ON THE RIGHT SIDE WAIST THAT ARE ACCENTUATED MORE BY THE FLASH AND DO NOT SHOW AS READILY IN PERSON. VERY MINOR AGE WEAR BUFFING TO THE REAR COLLAR EDGE, NO HOLES, STRONG AND WEARABLE CONDITION.
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_854 GS 7.0.18 (854).The item "CIVIL WAR ERA 1860S MENS BLACK FROCK COAT W BUTTON FRONT" is in sale since Thursday, August 8, 2019. This item is in the category "Clothing, Shoes & Accessories\Specialty\Vintage\Men's Vintage Clothing\Suit Jackets & Blazers". The seller is "jamiexmas*" and is located in Southbridge, Massachusetts. This item can be shipped worldwide.