Black wool formal waistcoat or vest has a shawl collar, two welted pockets and three button closure. It has a rear strap and claw buckle for waist adjustment. Buckle is marked "solide".The vest has a black rayon or acetate back and striped acetate (?) lining. There are no labels, it has been custom made. 1950s-1960s?
Chest measures 110.5 cm (43.5") to fit 108 cm (42.5")
Waist 94 cm (37")
Length to the V point at the front 57 cm (22.5")
Length at the back 47 cm (18.5")
Very good. Repairs to where the strap attaches at the back, as shown. A small hole in the lining.