A Montagu Love jacket and Leo G. Carroll vest from Clive of India
20th Century, 1935.
1. Peach floral brocade jacket with peach and gold striped moiré silk cuffs and pockets and ornate square gilt metal buttons. Bearing a black-lettered United Costumers, Inc. Manufacturers label inscribed in ink, "Montague [sic] Love / 48 / #2" and an archival hanging tag inscribed, "Montague [sic] Love / 11031." Love plays Governor Pigot in this historical drama starring Ronald Colman as the title character.
2. Burgundy and gold silk vest with a floral motif and nine gilt metal buttons. Bearing a black-lettered United Costumers, Inc. Manufacturers label inscribed in black ink, "Leo Carroll 40," and an archive hanging tag inscribed, "Leo G. Carroll / United Costumes / 9260." Carroll, a British character actor, had parts in Strangers on a Train (1951) and North By Northwest (1959) as well as a long-running role on The Man from U.N.C.L.E. (1964-8).