Absolutely fabulous and authentic 1940's vintage American 3-piece Pinstripe Suit, cut from wonderful rich and supple medium weight pure wool cloth of the finest quality. Classic deep blue with cream twin pinstripes. Label reads LAWTON's of Milwaukee and this suit is an outstanding example of late 1930's / early 1940's fine American tailoring throughout. All the features you'd expect from a characteristic suit of that period. Awesome suit, very rare find..
Fantastic styling with six-button double-breasted front, beautifully curved and pointed wide lapels, suppressed (hourglass) waist, flap side pockets, no rear vent. Jacket features that typic American skeleton lining to the back and midnight blue rayon linings to the body. Cream sleeve linings sewn in by hand.
Slanted breast pocket, one pocket inside. Trim fitted six-button / four-pockets waistcoat, with rear adjuster.
Straight and wide cut hight waist trousers with unpleated front, button fly, fob pocket, on-seam side pockets and two rear pockets. Large and generous 2 cuffs. All buttons are present and original.
Most likely custom-made, therefore no size given. All measurements suggest a perfect UK/US size 36 (EU46). Jacket is displayed on a 36 mannequin.Please refer to the following measurement (with the garment laying flat). Shoulder seam to seam: 17. Shoulder seam to cuff: 24.5. Collar seam to hem: 29. Armpit to armpit: 18.5. Across waist: 15.5 (nothing to let out). This suit comes from ma private collection of fine vintage gent's attire.
It sells without the shirt, tie and pocket square pictured. The item "Incredible 1940's Vintage American 3-piece Pinstripe Suit, 36/31, mint" is in sale since Friday, August 13, 2021. This item is in the category "Clothes, Shoes & Accessories\Specialty\Vintage Clothing & Accessories\Men's Vintage Clothing\Suits". The seller is "pipoletto2000" and is located in Hamburg.This item can be shipped to United Kingdom, United States, European Union member countries, Japan.