Hampshire Major Mess British Army Royal Hampshire Regiment officer-pattern mess uniform consisting of jacket, bib/waistcoat and trousers. Jacket is scarlet wool with black facings, gilt edging, embroidered Royal Hampshire Regiment collar badges, "Tiger" badge, and Major's rank on detachable gold mylar epaulattes. Black wool waistcoat is full backed, with brass ball detailing, zips to side (broken) and neck. Trousers are high backed with button fly, hook/eye fastening, braces buttons, elastic under-boot straps and 1/4" scarlet wool stripe (braces are not included).
Condition: Generally good condition. Clean. No noticeable marks, although it is a little "tired" looking, particularly around the collar. There is a small hole on trousers approx 1cm long but not wide, just above right knee. The side zip of the waistcoat is broken and needs replacing. The underboot strap elastic is intact but perished and not strong.
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.