Vintage 2 piece men's suit in a gray wool blend with red thread stripes that was a 1949 wedding suit. I have had the suit dry cleaned. The double breasted jacket has large 4.75 lapels and is slim cut. Jacket is partially lined with large shoulder pads. The trousers have front pleat & dart so add fullness and 1.75 cuffs.
Front has 2 slit pockets and a watch pocket. Back has two pockets - one buttons. Metal zipper closure with hidden snaps at waist and suspender buttons along inside waist band.Hidden in pocket was PENNEY'S label along with an Amalgamated Workers label Fabric: wool blend. Size: About a mens medium short, but Please go by measurements below. Chest measured under arms - 40. Across back shoulders - 18.
Sleeve length - 25.5. Waist - 33 - (can see was enlarged from original 31 waist). Inseam - 26.5" - (Inside hem is 1.25"). Side length - 38.5.
Measurement around cuff opening -17. Condition: Suit is in overall excellent condition and I've had it dry cleaned. Found one small 1/8 hole on right sleeve and one tiny pull along side seam of jacket.Vintage clothing is worn/pre-loved and has sometimes been in storage for a number of years. I will describe any flaws that I notice. I may miss something super minor that does not effect the overall look of the piece in any way.
I want YOU to enjoy the unique and lovely pieces that I offer to you. The item "Vintage 1949 Mens Gray mini stripe Double Breasted Suit 40 chest" is in sale since Thursday, September 6, 2018. This item is in the category "Clothing, Shoes & Accessories\Vintage\Men's Vintage Clothing\Suits". The seller is "rewscountry" and is located in Browerville, Minnesota.This item can be shipped worldwide.