Officer's Doublet, c1910

The rear of the doublet can be seen in this view. The false, three buttoned pocket appears just in front of and behind the sleeve. The centre of the back has two smaller flaps with one button. All edges are traced in white piping. There are 7 buttons down the front and the collar and cuffs are edged in gold thistle pattern lace. The shoulders have repeated figure-of-eight gold cord with a King's crown rank badge of major.

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