Men's Single & Double Breasted Frock Coats with 2 Vests #109
Men's Single and Double Prince Albert Double Breasted Skirted Frock Coat with 2 Vests. The silhouette of all garments are appropriate for the time period 18501915. The silk lining shows at the notched collar of the DB frock. Both frocks have tails at the back that are open to the waist and inside pockets in both breast and in the tails. Vest A has a notched collar and four welt pockets on the outside and two inside pockets at the breast. The collar is "laid on" and does not go all the way around the back of the neck. Vest B has a shawl collar and two welt pockets. View B's collar goes all the way around the back of the neck. The back of both vests has a cinch belt.
Coat Fabric ; Wool - Cheviot, Herringbone, Gabardine, Worsteds, Serge, Broadcloth, Twill, Flannel or Novelty Weaves. Most period frocks would be black but other colors, such as gray, blue, or brown were used. For theatrical use any bottom weight fabric.
Coat Lining: Silk or Poly Satin, Matte or Shiny.
Vest Fabric: Either matching or contrasting: patterned, striped, checked, plaid, satin, brocade, pique or novelty.
Options Coats Men's Shoulder Pads, Sleeve Heads, Chest Pads, 1 1/4 yd 1/4" stay tape. B Coat: Eight 3/4" and six 1/2" buttons. SB Coat: Six 3/4" and six 1/2" buttons. Vie Vest Six 1/2" buttons, vest buckle, 3/4 yd. 1/4" stay tape. Vie B Vest Four 1/2" buttons, vest buckle, 1 yd. 1/4" stay tape