Some articles on stand collar, collar:
... with black silk, except for the tail, which was white), with a stand collar ... A coat for levée dress had dark coloured cloth, single-breasted, with a stand collar, and trousers of the same material and colour as the coat, both decorated with narrow gold lace on collar, cuffs and pocket ... In 1898, the cloth coat had embroidery on collar, cuffs and pocket flaps was specified as similar to 5th class civil uniform (3⁄8 inches (0.95 cm)?) ...
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