Black wool formal waistcoat or vest has square ends to the lapels, two front fob pockets and four button closure. The back is silk and has a strap and pitchfork buckle for waistline adjustment. Lined with beige silk, was probably once cream. Short side vents. The waistcoat has been professionally altered to make it wider, with strips of silk added to the side seams. There are no labels - 1930s.
Chest 96 cm (38")
Waist to 91 cm (36")
Lapel width at the bottom 9 cm (3.5")
Length 46.5 cm (18.25")
Very good. No holes. Some stains on the lining, as shown.