1940s vintage double breasted tuxedo suit dinner suit
1940s vintage double breasted tuxedo suit dinner suit
1940s vintage double breasted tuxedo suit dinner suit
1940s vintage double breasted tuxedo suit dinner suit
1940s vintage double breasted tuxedo suit dinner suit
1940s vintage double breasted tuxedo suit dinner suit
1940s vintage double breasted tuxedo suit dinner suit
1940s vintage double breasted tuxedo suit dinner suit
1940s vintage double breasted tuxedo suit dinner suit
1940s vintage double breasted tuxedo suit dinner suit
1940s vintage double breasted tuxedo suit dinner suit
1940s vintage double breasted tuxedo suit dinner suit

1940s Double Breasted Dinner Suit -L

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Double breasted wool dinner suit has jacket with silk faille peak lapels, front four button stance, two jetted pockets and one breast pocket, four button sleeve trim and silk twill lining. Jacket also has shoulder pads and two vertical "glove" pockets in the lining.

The pants have buttoned fly, braid side stripe and two front pleats. Two diagonal side pockets, jetted rear pocket and front coin pocket. Pants also have two side adjustable tabs and outer buttons for braces. Silk waistband lining.

It's unclear whether these were originally a set or paired later, but they match well. Custom made, no label.  1940s-1950s.

Braces not included.

Measurements

Large

  • Chest measures 101 cm (40") to fit 97-99 cm (38-39)
  • Lapel width 12 cm (4.75")
  • Shoulders 46 cm (18")
  • Sleeve 57 cm (22.5")
  • Jacket length from below the collar at the back 72.5 cm (28.5")
  • Waist 88-93 cm (34.5-36.5"), as it can be cinched in a little at the sides
  • Hips to 112 cm (44")
  • Waist to crotch 33 cm (13")
  • Inseam 75 cm (29.5")
  • Outer seam 103 cm (40.5")
  • Pants width at the thigh 33 cm (13")
  • Pants width at the knee 27 cm (10.5")
  • Pants width at the bottom 23 cm (9")

Condition

Very good. Pants are in excellent condition. The jacket has one hole just beneath the edge of one lapel, as shown.

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