~ Swedish Firemans Tunic ~
The uniforms is blue with blue epaulettes and red stripes.
The cuffs are blue-red and have two buttons each. All buttons are stamped with the Swedish cross and crossed axes.
The golden buttons are stamped on the inside “SCHAERER BERN”.
Inside the tunic, just under the inner pocket is the factory label “FABRIQUE SUISSE D’UNIFORMES S.A.” “BERNE.ZURICH.GENEVE.LAUSANNE”.
It has four outside pockets, two on the chest (with a button each) and two on the mid section.
There are also two brass clasps to keep a belt in position.
~ Dimensions ~
The jacket is 31.1 inches (97 cm) long (from the collar to the bottom line of the jacket). From armpit to armpit, it measures 19.2 inches (94 cm) across. The outside sleeve length is 18 inches (46 cm).
~ Condition ~
The jacket is in perfect condition with with no signs wear. There is virtually no fading. The clothing and buttons are in great condition.