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I do love a good patch pocket sportcoat. This multi-color wool piece is a custom made example of class Bold Look tailoring. Dated Sep 9, 1957. The fine wool is a heathered weave of cream, beidge and dark brown. The piece is fully lined with striped brocade satin. Classically cut with a two button closure and three patch pockets. The labels are narrow, classically late 50s. Made by Regent Tailors in Vancouver, BC.


Approximately a 39S
Shoulders: 17"
Chest: 42"
Waist: 40"
Length: 27"
Sleeve: 22.5" (with 2" available to let down)

Condition: Very Good
It is fresh and clean - I cannot find a single exterior flaw to note. There is one hole in the lining from the sewn-down center pleat pulling out where it was affixed. Ready to wear.

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Vintage 1950s Jacket "DESERT SANDS" Dated 1957 Patch Pocket Sportcoat 39 40 S


  • Vintage item from the 1950s
  • Materials: wool, rayon satin
  • Ships worldwide from United States
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