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    James Brown Stage-Worn Double-Breasted Brown Suit. A spectacular brown double-breasted suit, comprised of a jacket with sparkling pinstripes and beige lining, as well as a pair of brown pants with sparkling pinstripes and partially-elastic waistline, worn on stage by the iconic Godfather of Soul, James Brown. Though he began as a gospel singer from Toccoa, Georgia, his distinctive voice, vivid, flamboyant attire, and wild stage presence skyrocketed Brown to the upper-echelons of Soul music stardom. Today he is remembered as a legend, breaking molds musically and stylistically. This suit is a wonderful example of his vibrant style. Like all of the James Brown clothing in this auction, this fantastic suit was given by James to his close friend and personal assistant, Roosevelt "R.J." Johnson. In Fine condition, with half of the clasp fly missing.

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    Auction Dates
    November, 2016
    12th Saturday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 1
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