20’s Black Wool Tuxedo Tailcoat with Satin Lapels$165.00
An early tuxedo tail coat tailored in New York by James W. Bell & Co. Inc. The coat has peaked satin lapels, back waist seam with two buttons over the pleated tails, three button and narrow satin piping on the cuffs, inside chest pockets, one outside chest pocket, two inside glove pockets in the tails, and three double sets of decorative buttons in the front. The buttons are plastic. It's lined in black satin and has no closure. The tails are approximately knee length. It measures 18" across the back between armhole seams or 36" around. The shoulders are 15" across, the sleeves are 24", the front length to the end of the points is 20" and back to the end of the tails is 40". Very good condition (A moth chew at the back upper right sleeve - seen in last photo). Dry clean. Size Men's X Small/Women's Medium. Catalog # 7155
This item is sold from an excellent, highly rated vintage boutique in Rochester, NY.