Dragoons received unique Dress Coats with a very short tail- called a "Coatee". Coat features our 20 oz Dark Blue Wool as standard. The 3" high collar is yellow wool with yellow mohair lace surround and closes completely in front. Sgts and Staff Sgts get two lace loops on the collar.
Other features include, tube style sleeves with pointed faced cuff with lace edge and small buttons. US Eagle "D" are supplied ready for you to sew on. Machine stitched buttonholes. Yellow cotton front lining, black cotton in back with natural cotton sleeve lining. Yellow wool exterior skirt trim and tail lining. Dragoons were the only branched authorized to wear Rank Chevrons. Made in USA!
From 1832-1851, Musician's dresscoats were red wool.
This garment is custom made for each order- Please allow 8 weeks. Since custom orders are not returnable please visit our measurements page and submit your measurements when you order.
Known for Quality Historical Men's Military Uniforms and Civilian Clothing Reproductions- Since 1975