Vintage 1969 Tuxedo Jacket Brocade Satin Shawl Lapels Mens Size L

$110.00

Brand Poppy's Vintage Clothing

This is a wonderful vintage tuxedo jacket featuring brocade satin shawl lapels.  The lapels are silk with a woven floral pattern and they are trimmed in rickrack.  The jacket dates to 1969 and has matching black silk satin cuffs.  It has a built-in jetted pocket at either side and a pocket at the left chest.  There is no vent or kick pleat.  The jacket does up with a single button at the waist.  There is one interior pocket that has the tailor’s label in it.  The interior is half lined with a woven paisley satin fabric.. 

 

 

Age: 1969.  Tailor’s label reads “October ’69”

 

Label: Fashion Tones

 

Color: Black

 

Material: Brocade, silk satin and mohair wool

 

Sizing: No size is indicated, but it should fit a large size, about a size 44 - please rely on the following measurements for fit, taken from the outside:

 

Shoulders:  19” across seam-to-seam

 

Sleeves:  26” long

 

Sleeve Inseam:  17”

 

Chest: 49” around, taken under the arms

 

Waist: 48” around

 

Overall length: 30", measured flat

 

 

Condition:

 

It is in very good condition, very crisp and clean with no wear, tear or staining.  This tux jacket looks like it saw little use and was well cared for over the years.

 

This is a great 60s period tuxedo jacket - wonderful fabric and patterning, nice fit for a musician......