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The 1879 US Senior Officer's Dress Coat shown with the optional Shoulder Knots.




as worn by Majors, Lieutenant Colonels and Colonels is made with our 16 ounce deluxe officer’s dark blue wool and deluxe polished cotton black lining.  This frockcoat is double breasted with an 18 button front. In 1879, the gold sleeve trim was dropped, however, the 3 buttons to close the functional cuffs continued to be used. 

Shoulder Knots were used exclusively with this Dress Coat.  Basic Coat is priced without Shoulder Knots.

Made in the USA!

We have In Stock most ranks of Knots used by the 7th Cavalry.   Other Cavalry Regiments and/or branches of service may be custom ordered- please allow 10 week delivery for custom knots.  Staff and Medical Officer knots have their appropriate designation and are without the Regimental Number.

All 1879 Officer coats are custom made for each order. Please allow 8 weeks for delivery. Because custom orders are not returnable, please go to the measurements page and submit your measurements when you order.

M-1879 SENIOR OFFICER’S Full Dress FROCK starts at: $399.00

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Rank? Specify Regimental Number if ordering Custom Knots: Leave blank if ordering Staff Knots)


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