This interesting suit has a waistcoat and jacket made in the Victorian style of the 1870s but has 1980s style cuffed pants. The jacket has wide, curved, peaked and notched lapels, two front pockets with flaps, three button trim at the wrists, no rear vent and closes with two buttons.All the jacket and waistcoat buttons are fabric covered.
The waistcoat has a collar, rounded, peaked and notched lapels, two front slit pockets, closes with three buttons and has no rear strap adjustment. It has curved front seaming.
The pants have pleated front, diagonal side pockets, no rear pockets and are cuffed.
All pieces, including the full trouser legs, are lined in silk. The suit fabric is charcoal grey merino wool - tag says "Fine 120 Collection". There is no brand label, and it appears to have been custom made - 1980s.
1920s knitted tie sold separately.
Size - Medium to fit chest 96.5 cm (38")
Chest measured straight across flat at the underarm 56 cm (22")
Shoulders 43 cm (17")
Sleeve 59 cm (23.25")
Back 40.5 cm (16")
Length 76 cm (30")
Lapel 9 cm (3.6")
Chest measured straight across flat 51 cm (20")
Length at the back 48 cm (19")
Lapel 7 cm (2.75")
Waist 82.5 cm (32.5")
Seat 56 cm (22")
Waist to crotch 39.5 cm (15.5")
Inseam 75 cm (29.5")
Outseam 111.5 cm (44")
Leg width at the thigh 35.5 cm (14")
Leg width at the knee 28 cm (11")
Leg width at the bottom 20.5 cm (8")
Cuff 4 cm (1.5")
Jacket and vest are in excellent condition. The button at the waist of the pants has been moved and this made a couple of small holes behind the front fastening. The button is scratched.