London, South Kensington
24 June 2010
A cream coloured sports jacket with maker's label Eagle clothes tailored for Goldsmith's Memphis Greatest Store at collar, as worn by Elvis Presley circa 1950s; accompanied by a photograph of Elvis wearing a similar jacket and a letter detailing the items provenance
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The jacket was originally given by Elvis to his personal hairdresser Home M. Gilleland.
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