Every visitor to Paris is familiar with the rather theatrical-looking policeman, in his short frock-coat or cape, smart kepi cocked on one side of his head, and with a sword by his side.
broadcloth frock coat and waistcoat, with light-coloured trousers, and immaculate collar and cuffs.
brocade frock coat for example, is emblazoned with prints of red lips.
Interesting that he has a blue frock coat and Shako.
By night he was donning a frock coat and bow tie in the last of the great seaside vaudeville shows witnessed on the Island.