Men's 1940s 50s Tuxedo - Large Size Black Wool Mens Formal Wear Tux Jacket and Trousers - Rogers Peet Evening Suit - Pants 40 x up to 32"

$ 279.99

This fine tuxedo is a mid-century men's classic, made of superior fabrics and meticulously hand finished. The jacket is a handsome single-breasted affair with a silk satin peak lapel, two waist pockets, and a half-lining with bound interior seams.

Matching pant has satin stripes to the sides, a flat front with coin pocket, and welt pockets in back. It has invisible pockets behind the satin stripes and slightly tapered hems. Has buttons outside the waist for suspenders. Late 40s to early 50s.

Black cummerbund shown is included, but is not as old as the suit itself.

Men's Size

Jacket: Chest 43, Waist 43; Shoulder to Shoulder 18.5, Sleeve Length 24, Neck to Hem 29.5 Inches
Pant: Waist 40, Hip 44; Inseam 27.5, Outseam 39.5 Inches (pant hem has 4.5 inches additional if needed)


" Rogers Peet / Company / Maders of Fine Clothes / NEW YORK BOSTON " at inside jacket lining and " ROGERS PEET CO. " impressed to the suspender buttons on pant waist

Black wool suiting with a flanneled surface and diagonal twill weave, black silk satin trim, black silky synthetic faille jacket half-lining, black cotton pants facings

Single black plastic button on jacket waist, 'TALON' metal zipper fly & black plastic button on pant


Condition Detail
Barely worn and very nice overall, the jacket's center back seam has been let out a bit, pant hems have been taken up but original hem length is intact inside

Washing Instructions
Dry clean

Please note: All measurements chest - waist - hip) are the maximum body measurements that will fit the item. These measurements already have ease subtracted and they are not actual fabric widths. To get actual fabric widths add two inches at the chest - one inch at the waist and two inches at the hip.

Size listed is a modern size. Any available vintage size is noted in the Label description. Please remember vintage sizes and modern sizes can vary a great deal.

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