Formal Black Wool Waistcoat With Square Collar - 1930s-1940s - Large
Wool waistcoat for black tie formal occasions.
This waistcoat has a deep V neck and long square collar. It has two front fob pockets and one internal breast pocket. The back is a silky rayon fabric, has an adjustable belt and buckle and the lining is striped cotton. Closes at the front with four buttons and keyhole buttonholes. Wool fabric. There are no tags. No doubt it was once part of a suit but now an orphan. 1930s-1940s.
Size - Large
Chest measures 107 cm (42") at underarm, to fit 101 cm (40")
Waist 101-109 cm (40-43") - Measures 109 cm at maximum
Lapel/collar 9 cm (3.5")
Length at the back 51 cm (20")
Good condition. There is a small hole under one arm and the lining is soiled with dust and perspiration stains, see photos.