Wonderful 1930s Japanese Fire Chief Jacket from Fire Company #5 in heavy woven cotton. The black, red, and white jacket reads: CHIEF on the front in Japanese kanji and the reverse shows a number 5. The inside of the jacket is beautifully decorated with fire and firefighting symbols.
Measures Armpit to armpit: 27; Shoulder to shoulder (across back): 28 Collar to hem: 36-1/2; Shoulder to cuff: 14
Heavy woven cotton
This is from a foreign firefighting and rescue collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months. ebay MBJX15 LDGEX2/16
8+ (Excellent): The jacket shows mild to moderate wear and soiling, overall excellent condition.
As with all my items, this piece is guaranteed original.