$85.00

SKU: US14406 Categories: , Product ID: 3584

Description

VEST- WOOL KHAKI, A REAL WWI SOLDIER’S VEST FROM A VET LOT THAT WE BOUGHT MANY YEARS AGO AND KEPT FOR PATTERNING. SMALL SIZE, MEDIUM WEIGHT BROWN WOOL WITH BROWN POLISHED COTTON BACK, GREY POLISHED COTTON INNER LINING. PROBABLY MADE IN EUROPE, TWO LOWER POCKETS AND ONE UPPER LEFT BREAST POCKET. VESTS WILL BE FOUND IN ANY ARMY AS IT WAS A COMMON PIECE OF EVERYDAY CLOTHING IN THE LATE 19TH & EARLY 20TH CENTURY. VG W/ONE SMALL HOLE THROUGH THE REAR SHOULDER IN THE COTTON AREA (LOOKS LIKE SOMETHING CORROSIVE GOT ON IT), NOTHING SERIOUS OR DETRACTING AS IT IS ON THE BACK.