Royal Engineers uniform jacket

Description
This tunic is part of a complete officer’s uniform donated by Brigadier Haycroft. The brass buttons have the royal coat of arms and GV embossed on them, showing that it dates from the reign of George V (1910-1936). The tunic is made of red serge and it has dark blue velvet collar and cuffs.
Accession Loan No.
228/1971/1
Collection Class
Clothing and accessories
Common Name
Royal Engineers uniform jacket
Simple Name
jacket
Full Name
Royal Engineers uniform jacket
Dimensions
length 760 mm; length 60 mm; length 660 mm
Period Classification
Modern (1900-)
Production Date
c 1910
Production Year Low
1910
Production Year High
1936
Production Country
United Kingdom: England
Production Area Region
Northern Europe
Production Continent
Europe
Family Group

Material
wool (serge); velvet

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