1950s The Dr.'s Hep Cat Suit | Vintage 50s Taupe Brown Granite Cloth Wool w/Bronze Windowpane Two-Piece Dated 1957! | Size 44/46 Extra Large


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Don your favorite hat and be a hep cat when wearing this impeccable 1950s suit dated the very same day-and-date Dr Seuss' "The Cat in the Hat" was published! This single breasted taupe brown granite cloth wool suit is shot through with a bronze orange windowpane pinstripe. Jacket features a marbled brown two-button closure with matching button trios at each cuff, notch lapels, jetted chest pocket, flapped hip pockets, and two inner pockets. Unvented and half-lined in rayon with shoulder pads. Trousers include belt loops, steel Talon zip, five pockets with one buttoning in the back, and healthy cuffs. By "Stevens Bros" and tailored by "Schaefer Tailoring" of Cincinnati, Ohio - a special order originally for Fred McCarty dated 3/12/57. 1949-62 Union Label also confirms dating. This suit is in great vintage condition, with no holes, stains, odors to note. 

Measurements taken flat and doubled where appropriate:
Chest: 48"
Shoulder: 20"
Sleeve: 26"
Overall Length: 32.5"

Waist: 36" with 3" to let out if needed
Inseam: 30" with 4.5" cuff to let down if needed
Rise: 13.5"
Outseam: 42.5"
Cuff Circumference: 20"

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