#404 Jacket with optional Shoulder Boards and showing standard sleeves.
is single breasted and identical to the #403 Junior Officer's Frockcoat except the jacket has no skirt. Standard is our 20 ounce field service wool with black cotton lining and natural cotton sleeve lining. A deluxe wool and lining are offered at extra cost. Nine Large button front, 3 small button functional cuffs. Epaulettes are not worn on the jacket.
The gold sleeve braid is visible on the jacket on the left in the enlarged view. Although the braid was not regulation, there are numerous examples of originals in museums that have this braid on the sleeves. Some have the braid in black, others in gold. The pattern indicates the rank and is taken from the cloak coat sleeve braid design. If the sleeve braid is ordered, the cuffs are non-functional tube style and the buttons are just decorative.
Most Officer's Jackets are custom made. It is extremely important you provide us with correct measurements when you order. Custom made garments are not returnable.
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