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Antique Boys Wool Suit and Sailor Shirt

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Start price: $10

Estimated price: $100 - $200

Buyer's premium: 18%

Antique Turn of the Century Boys Wool Suit and Sailor Shirt. This antique green/brown wool young boys suit features a brown wool with an olive green and red grid pattern and wonderful period accents. The coat has a 5 button front closure, a rounded collar, 3 outer pockets, possibly dyed horn button details at the lower back, a striped brown cotton lining, and red and white cotton ticking lining the sleeves. There is also a small label in the jacket with faint lettering with the phrase “Our Own Make”. As well as matching unlined wool knickers with button details at the side of each knee 2 pockets that are still tacked shut, button holes for suspenders, and a sailor style front button closure. Laying flat the suit jacket measures: shoulders 11.5”, chest 11.5”, sleeve 13.5”, length 16.5”. The knickers measure: waist 11”, length 18.5”, inseam 9 1/4”. The suit is in good condition with 1 small hole on the jacket and 1 small hole on the front of the knickers and an open seam at the crotch. 1 antique double breasted striped white cotton sailor shirt featuring mother of pearl buttons, a matching belt, a button hole at the back of the neck to attach a neck tie, and a wide sailor collar. Measurements laying flat: shoulders 12.5”, chest 15”, sleeve 13”, length 20.5”. The shirt is in fair condition with heavy fading to the stripes, 1 hole at the left shoulder, 1 stitched tear on the lower front right side, fraying on both sleeves near the cuffs. If you have any doubt, please ask questions! We will provide extra pictures, or can schedule an in person or video conference preview at your convenience. In house Flat Rate Shipping of $20 is a domestic shipping estimate for first lot and includes insurance. We will gladly combine multiple lots for your convenience and economy. Each additional lot we can pack in the same box is $5 each. Please feel free to contact us with any questions or for an International Shipping Quote BEFORE the auction.