Stunning Original Vintage 1940s 40s Grey Gabardine Double Breasted Suit
This fabulous suit was made from a soft grey gabardine in the 1940s. It is cut in an hourglass silhouette with padded shoulders and a nipped waist. The small standard collar leads to a flattering high neckline abs tge sleeves have been finished off with turn up cuffs. The blazer fastens with eight interesting prong set fabric covered buttons in a double breasted configuration. The hem of the jacket features a beautiful scalloped edge which adds a lovely design detail. Inside, the blazer is lined in lilac crepe and has a maker’s label for Maier & Frank Co of Portland Oregon. The matching skirt is unlined and fastens with an original metal side zipper and button closure above.
Bust: 39” (tight 40”)
Shoulders: 16 1/4”
The suit is in very good condition with three barely noticeable spots abs some unevenness of colour and a tiny seam split to the lining as pictured.