Item 2018.199 - Montague Burton Black Double Breasted Jacket

Montague Burton Black Double Breasted Jacket Montague Burton Black Double Breasted Jacket

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Montague Burton Black Double Breasted Jacket


  • 1936-1940 (Creation)

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Double breasted long line jacket with wide, curved lapels and wide padded shoulders and extra shoulder roll to create a broad silhouette. A button hole features on each lapel. It has four buttons at the front and fastens with a single button and internal security button and three buttons at each cuff (non working). It has a curved welt pocket on the left breast and two jetted pockets without flaps. It has two front central darts that run into the jetted pockets and no back vents to ensure a fitted silhouette. It is unusually lined in a black cotton sateen with the sleeves lined in a beige cotton with black and blue stripes.
Country of Design: England
Country of Manufacture: England

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Item on loan to "Invisible Men" exhibition , 24 Oct-24 Nov 2019

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Colour/Print: Black
Details: Double breasted, no back vents, cotton lining, jetted pockets
Label: Oceanic Serge. Montague Burton Tailor of Taste

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