French light infantry habit-veste 1793-1812

French light infantry habit-veste as worn from 1793 to 1812, when the new Bardin one with lapels close up to the waist was introduced. Made of quality blue wool broadcloth and lined with blue wool serge in the body and natural linen in the back and sleeves. Pattern and details of sewing and construction are faithfully reproduced from original habit-vestes preserved at Salon de Provence and Paris. Available in standard sizes or cut to measure. 

  • standard size chart

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    EU sizes 42-44 46-48 50-52 54-56 58-60
    UK sizes 32"-34" 36"-38" 40"-42" 44" 46"



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