1930s Tweed Jacket
Stunning novelty wool tweed in a multitude of colors. Classic man-style tailoring with a rayon satin lining. The lining of the sleeve cuffs at the final 2" are lined with an entirely different tweed in similar colors but a plaid pattern! very cool. By D. W. Scola of Philadelphia. Here's a little tidbit about Scola from a catalogue listing of the Philadelphia Museum of Art: "Domenick Scola (1875-1963), who emigrated from Italy to Philadelphia in 1889, had by 1925 established a tailoring business at 1827 Chestnut Street that provided both custom clothing and personalized service. Scola even used his home in Glenside, just outside the city, to fit loyal clients." Bust 34" Shoulder to shoulder 15", Waist to 30" Length 25"
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