Pattern 1872 Lt. Col. Infantry Officer's Nine-Button Double-Breasted Frock Coat

Navy wool nine-button double-breasted Infantry Officer's frock coat.  Buttons are marked "Waterbury & Co."  Navy cloth material shoulder straps with double row silver bullion border and 2 silver oak leaves.  Dark olive lining with wide quilted pattern on chest and thin quilted pattern underarms. Piped inside left chest pocket and inside belt made of cloth material with brass clasp. Lining of sleeves are white with red straps.  Serviceable three-button cuff with with three linear buttons and three borders of gold lace surrounding the buttons. Skirt measures 19" to rough edge and width at elbow is 8.5". The back of coat has three seams that lead to center vent.  The vent is decorated with 2 buttons at top and middle of the vent.

Condition:Signs of mothing and moth holes throughout back of shoulders. Small moth holes on right and left chest and skirt. Several small moth holes on each arm sleeve. Overall condition is very good.

Estimate: $3,000 - $5,000
Price Realized Including Buyer's Premium


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