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Beauregard's Tailor

1851 Contract Mounted Service Overcoat

1851 Contract Mounted Service Overcoat

Regular price $575.00 USD
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Replacing the long standing model 1819/32 overcoat for the US model 1851 primary overcoat utilized by US army during civil war. While retaining previous patterns sky blue cloth it modernized the overall appearance of the army to the fashion of the 1850s. 

Full length overcoat with cape extending to the cuff of the arm. Cape closed with twelve general service buttons. Coat overall closed with six general service buttons, false double-breasted, adjustable belt, and fall collar. 

The coat is based on a surviving unmarked wartime contract example. Per the original, the coat is a mixture of machine and hand sewn. 

  • Overcoat Sizing

If selecting standard sizing, please choose your ACTUAL coat size. Do NOT size up.

  • Custom Sizing

If you select "Custom" sizing, we will contact you via the email you use at checkout to get your measurements.

  • Historic Fit

Please note that our custom garments are true reproductions. The tailoring fit and shapes are accurate to the historic garment, which are often different than equivalent modern clothing.

  • Production Time

All historic garments have a production time of five to six months (20-25 weeks).

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