This item was found at a Local Estate Sale this fall and the Family had several Military Items, Patches, Medals, Uniforms, and Souvenir Items. This was an Exceptional Embroidered Reversible Silk Or Satin Style Souvenir Jacket for a WWII or Korean War Veteran. The front of this Jacket has 2 Birds just below the collars on the Front and on the Backside it has the same Larger Sized Bird with JAPAN written in Script and One Dragon on the each Sleeve/Arm. On the inside of the Jacket its reversible and it has an impressive Bengal Tiger and Two Birds.
There is a Double Zipper and it is stamped SPEED TOKYO. The Front Darker Side has 2 pockets with arrows, Interior or Blue Side also has 2 pockets.
Took some measurements, Shoulder to Hem Approx 21... The Sleeve or Arms are Approx 21 1/2(Zipper Works) Condition of Coat... There is a little tear to the stitching on the right arm, see very last photograph. Has some loose stitching on the embroidery.
Please view my other auctions. The item "Vintage 1940's-50's JAPAN REVERSIBLE WWII-KOREAN WAR SOUVENIR JACKET TIGER" is in sale since Sunday, December 1, 2019. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Militaria\Korea (1950-53)\Original Period Items". The seller is "upbottles" and is located in Negaunee, Michigan. This item can be shipped to United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Denmark, Romania, Slovakia, Bulgaria, Czech republic, Finland, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Estonia, Australia, Greece, Portugal, Cyprus, Slovenia, Japan, China, Sweden, South Korea, Indonesia, Taiwan, South africa, Thailand, Belgium, France, Hong Kong, Ireland, Netherlands, Poland, Spain, Italy, Germany, Austria, Bahamas, Israel, Mexico, New Zealand, Philippines, Singapore, Switzerland, Norway, Saudi arabia, Ukraine, United arab emirates, Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain, Croatia, Malaysia, Chile, Colombia, Costa rica, Panama, Trinidad and tobago, Guatemala, Honduras, Jamaica, Luxembourg, Reunion, Uruguay, Russian federation.