A rare early 3 piece tweed suit, circa 1930's / 40's. Bespoke tailored by Isaac Waltons a very well respected country clothing tailor since 1887.Tailored from a traditional thornproof style tweed with striped sleeves and waistcoat lining. Jacket with slim lapels, 3 high button fastening, strong shoulders and small double vents.
Trousers with button fly, brace buttons, turn ups, long rise and pleats. No size label, fits as a slimish 40 medium, 34 waist and 30/31 inside leg.
The trousers are a 34 inch waist and a 30 to 31 inside leg. The trouser inside leg measures 30 inch but as the rise is 13 1/2 inch they may fit longer, upto a 31 inside leg.
Check the laid flat sizes listed below to a similar garment you own. Underarm to underarm :- 22. Underarm to hem :- 19 3/4. Sleeve length (shoulder seam to cuff) :- 24 1/2.Shoulder to shoulder measured at the back :-19. Overall length (top of collar to hem) :- 34. Waist Flat :- 17 3/4. Hem :- 8 3/4 trousers. Inside leg to fit :-30 to 31. Condition: A genuine possibly around 100 years old tweed suit that has been worn. Perfectly wearable, looks fine on the outside all important buttons intact no staining on the outside or holes.
There are a few issues that I shall list, Waistcoat inside lining discoloured/stained at armpit and collar (not shown sorry). Trousers have no second side waist adjuster buttons. Odd and mismatched brace buttons. Inside jacket lining some wear slight marking.Some loose stitching to bottom of jacket lining, wear at inside lining corner pocket. Please feel free to contact me if you require further information. Approximate sizes when laid flat.
Please check the measurements to a similar garment that you own to ensure a good fit. Underarm to underarm :- 22 1/4. Underarm to hem :- 19.Aist across middle buttons :- 21 3/4. Sleeve length (shoulder seam to cuff) :- 24 3/4.
Shoulder to shoulder measured at the back :-18 1/4. Overall length (top of collar to hem) :- 32. Waist Flat :- 20 1/2. Inside leg to fit :-30 measures 28 but fit longer due to large rise.Can the trousers be let down :- 1 1/2 inch extra material at hem. The colour is closely matched but there may be variance in colour , under different lighting conditions and digital processing. The colour will be close to the photos but items can appear slightly different shades and be darker or lighter under alternative lighting and different computer or mobile screens. Check the laid flat sizes listed above to a similar garment you own. Item may have some creasing due to posting, the majority should drop out after hanging.
The item "Mens Early Vintage 1940's 40's Tweed 3 Piece Suit Trousers Jacket & Waistcoat 40" is in sale since Tuesday, October 6, 2020. This item is in the category "Clothes, Shoes & Accessories\Specialty\Vintage Clothing & Accessories\Men's Vintage Clothing\Suits". The seller is "newfanglednatty" and is located in Loughborough. This item can be shipped to United Kingdom.