This is a 1930s-1940s one wash shawl collar USN denim jacket. The buttons would have originally been USN ring back type, but have been replaced with 1931 patent Levi’s suspender buttons produced by Scovill, with the shank through the eyelet, thereby not actually piercing the jacket. Chest (pit to pit): 22″ (doubled = 44″). Shoulder to shoulder: 17-1/2. Sleeve (shoulder to cuff): 24. Length (base of collar to hem): 26. The item “Vintage 1940s WWII USN Navy Shawl Collar Denim Jacket Levis Suspender Buttons 40″ is in sale since Monday, June 24, 2019. This item is in the category “Clothing, Shoes & Accessories\Vintage\Men’s Vintage Clothing\Outerwear Coats & Jackets”. The seller is “vintage-haberdashers” and is located in Bozeman, Montana. This item can be shipped worldwide.
- Country/Region of Manufacture: United States
- Decade: 1940s
- Material: Denim
- Original/Reproduction: Original
- Color: Blue
- Size (Men’s): 40
- Size Type: Regular