AGC Major Mess British Army Adjutant General's Corps officer-pattern mess uniform consisting of jacket, bib/waistcoat and trousers. Jacket is scarlet wool with black facings, gilt edging, embroidered Adjutant General's Corps collar badges, parachute "wings" and Major's rank on epaulattes. Black wool waistcoat is full backed, with gilt detailing, zips to side and neck. Trousers are high backed with button fly & waist fastening, braces buttons, leather under-boot straps and 1 3/4" scarlet wool stripe.
Condition: Jacket in excellent condition. Only minor issue are some red wine/port splashes near medal becketts (see photo). Waistcoat front is excellent. The rear seams are strained but this is more visual than functional. Trousers have little wear and look very good although there is a tear on rear near braces button (approx 2cm x 8mm) which has been patched, and two smaller holes (approx 5mm x 3mm) on front upper thigh.
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.