Edwardian Mens Tuxedo Tails Jacket dated 1908, 36 chest, A. Shuman & Co Boston
ERA- This item is from the early 1900s
MEASUREMENTS - The jacket is 22 inches long in front, 39 long in back, 17 inches across shoulders, 22 inch long sleeves, 36 inches across chest
LABEL - A. Shuman & Co, Boston
FABRIC - woool with silk lining
CLEANING - Dry cleaned
Very nice black wool tuxedo jacket with silk faille lapels, silk covered buttons, wide shoulders with pads, silk matte satin lining with two interior breast pockets and large hidden pockets in the tails. White silk taffeta lining inside of the sleeves.
On the tailoring label it is written - 'Dr. Wm Seaman, May 28, 08'
CONDITION - The outside of the coat is in excellent condition, no holes or wear seen. The black interior lining is also excellent.
BUT the white/ivory silk lining inside of the sleeves is all shattered and will need to be replaced.