VINTAGE 1940s CC41 SUIT 38 CHEST W32

£750.00

  • Amazingly rare, original 1940s three-piece CC41 suit
  • Tailored in a brown medium-weight worsted wool with a subtle white pinstripe
  • Double breasted 2/4 front closure
  • Stylish peaked lapels & two flap hip pockets
  • Fully lined with one inside pocket
  • Waistcoat has a British made buckle at the back, four jetted front pockets
  • Trousers show forward facing double pleats, have turn-ups, buttons for braces and they are button fly fastening
  • Stunning hand-finished tailoring by Guards of London
  • All pieces feature the famous CC41 label which means 'Civilian Clothing Act of 1941' - Introduced as a government rationing scheme during the war

  • Size: Jacket to fit Size 38" Chest
    Trousers to fit Size 32" Waist, Inside Leg 26.75" (with 4.25" spare material including turning down the turn-up)

    Garment measured flat:

    Shoulder to Shoulder - 17.5" Waistcoat Chest - 19"
    Chest - 20.75" Waistcoat High Shoulder Point to Lowest Fang Point - 21.5"
    Jacket Waist - 18.5" Trouser Waist - 16.25"
    Back Neck to Hem - 29.5" Trouser Rise - 13.5"
    Shoulder to Sleeve End - 23.5" Inside Leg - 26.75" (With 4.25" spare material - including turning down the turn-up)


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    Condition
    Very good vintage condition with minimal wear - The suit has hardly been worn & has been well looked after - There has been one small darn repair made to the wool on the jacket at the left underarm/breast [See Picture] - Otherwise this suit is in excellent condition

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