Greatcoat/Crombie, RAF Sqn.Ldr. Royal Air Force officer's crombie/greatcoat with grey leather "football" buttons to front, cuffs, and epaulettes. Slide-on old-style rank braids for Squadron Leader. Soft "Crombie" wool. Bespoke tailored by Austin Reed and half-lined.
Sizes:Approx 40/42" chest (depending on clothing worn underneath). Actual measurements are:
Chest Width (laid flat): 22.5"
Jacket Waist (width, laid flat): 22"
Length: 38" (short)
Condition: In very good condition. Clean. Mostly damage free, although there is an "L" shaped cut of approx 6mm x 6mm to the right chest area (see photo #6, this is hidden behind the lapel during normal wear). There are slight ingrained marks around collar, and a couple of areas of moth tracking (not holes) to surface of material around one cuff (see photo #11 for examples).
Items are sold as seen, and described as accurately as possible. Please note that all items are used and therefore a certain amount of wear is to be expected. Any fundamental defects/deficiences are stated. Many items have been tailored and therefore sizes may be approximate.