Original vintage 1956 British Army military issue greatcoat in excellent condition.
Traditional fitted elegant design, cut from thick quality soft fine-woven army khaki wool fabric. Featuring large flapped hip pockets, tooled staybright brass button fastening (Coldstream Guards), epaulettes with smaller matching brass buttons, half belt to the waist at the back with brass buttons for adjustment & pleated tail with buttoned split to the centre. Inside is part lined with matching fabric.
Labelled H Glass & Co 1951 New Pattern, 1956. Size no.8 Height 5ft 9 to 5ft 10, breast 40-41 inches
Will fit UK men’s size M regular height, male mannequin is UK S - please check measurements below
Condition: Excellent condition
Fabric: wool & cotton
Chest (armpit to armpit): inches 24 inches approx.
Waist (seam to seam laid flat): 20 inches approx.
Length (base of neck to hem): 46 inches
Sleeve shoulder seam to cuff hem: 25 inches
How to wash: dry clean