Earlier Frock

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Frock Coat - History - The Earlier frock
... Before the frock coat existed, there was another garment called the frock in the eighteenth century, which was probably unrelated to the frock coat, sharing only a similarity in name ... The earlier frock was originally country clothing that became increasingly common around 1730 ... so elaborate that it was impractical for everyday wear, so the frock became fashionable as half dress, a less formal alternative ...

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