Irish Guards Tunic An Irish Guards guardsman's ceremonial jacket. Red Melton wool jacket with black facings, white piping, embroidered IG insignia and staybrite IG buttons. Tunic has had L/Cpl rank removed from the arm which has left an impression - if you'd like us to add rank (L/Cpl, L/Sgt or Sgt) pls ask.
Sizes:Jacket approx 41/42" chest. Actual measurements are:
Chest Width (laid flat): 21.5"
Jacket Waist (width, laid flat): 18" (max 33/34" waist)
Condition: Generally good condition. Issues to note are some fading to the epaulettes/collar and the impression and light marks/needle marks left by the removed L/Cpl chevrons on the right arm. The light marks are them remains of the chevrons backing material and can be picked/scraped off. There are small dark marks around the belt line, medal hanging loops/Becketts, and on one cuff.
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.