Vintage 1950's Military Dress Jacket - Size S/M
This is a dress number one military jacket in navy blue.
There are 2 chest and hip pockets and 5 buttonholes down the front with gold-colored button embossed with a crown and a cannon. There are 2 metal hooks at the collar to keep it closed high up the neck.
The epaulettes have red piping and fasten to the shoulder with a gold button.
There is a red and gold v-shaped badge on the right arm. The small tag of purple and green fabric above the pocket may have been where medals were attached.
The jacket is fully lined with a vent at the back and 2 belt hooks. (No belt)
Fabrication: Unknown Wool Material
Care: Dry clean only
Men’s Size S/M
Chest: 39 inches
Length: (Back) 30.5 inches (Arm) 2.5 inches
Waist: 34 inches
Seat: 40 inches
It’s in very good vintage condition, although there is 1 button missing on the front and one on the right pocket. Some of the buttons have since been sewn in another colored thread which is only visible on the inside of the jacket.