This is an excellent example of a double-breasted frock coat. Formal gentleman's daywear of the later 19th century was usually of black or blue-black wool. The jacket, trousers and waistcoat that comprised the suit could be of one colour and were then known as 'dittos'.
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The frock coat is a very distinguished and masculine period coat that brings a gentlemanly appearance to the wearer. One must glean information from the few written sources available, tailoring manuals from the period, photos from the period, examination of antique garments, etc. The cut and style of civilian frock coats varied throughout the century.
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Ideal for the gentleman of substance. This traditional, knee length, double breasted frock coat was favored by Victorian businessmen across the country and was popular throughout the latter half of the 19th century. This wool frock coat features a seamed waist and knee-length skirt.
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This pattern is now printed on white bond paper, with colored size lines. Vest B is a copy of a vest circa The silhouette of all garments are appropriate for the time period
This frock coat is appropriate for Major, Lt Colonel, and Colonel. Per US Army Regulations, the collar and cuffs are made of the same cloth as the coat. The Functional Cuff is closed with 3 small Federal Eagle buttons.
Availability: Clearance. A classy consort for formal occasions, our Double Breasted Prince Albert Wool Frock adds a veneer of Victorian-ness to your wardrobe that no other coat can. Cut with an elegant, double-breasted silhouette, this wool frock coast is a fine specimen of the 19th century era with a seamed waist and knee-length skirt.
Send Mail. This is just superb, the suit comprises our RB Single Breasted Frock Coat with our RB Virginian Vest plus a pair of RB Gentlemans trousers, all made from the very finest black Barathea wool and finished off with a satin lining to the inside of the coat and the back of the vest, the buttons are all cloth covered. Excellent value, totally accurate and top quality. Please note this item is not held in stock and will be made to order in about weeks depending on how busy we are!