Rare 1950's British Sportswear Motorcycle Jacket S
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Leather jackets have always been the embodiment of the word “cool”. Never has a garment ever allowed itself to be used, abused and taken in by such a varied patronage that ranges from the upright tiers to the downright anarchic of society throughout the ages. Aviators, Punks, Fighter Pilots, Rockabilly’s, Mod’s, greasers…right up to the point where even imitation leather is produced for a cheaper or more ethically minded wearer.
The golden age of the leather jacket, losing it shackles and becoming a de facto style icon was the 1930’s and 1950’s. From the average Joe in depression ear America to the Norton riding Ton Up boys in the 50’s, the leather jacket firmly nailed itself into the hallowed book of style.
Rokit are hugely excited to be able to offer a choice selection that defines this period, specially curated and handpicked, we have a cross section of styles, designs and conditions- because, as we all know sometimes the best leather jacket is the most beat up leather jacket.
Amazing original 50's British Sportswear black leather biker jacket with tartan lining.
Features epaulettes with metal decoration, hip pockets, an integrated belt and metal zip fastening.
The biker jacket is in fairly good vintage condition however there is slight wear to sleeve lining and cuffs, the leather has been expertly conditioned here at Rokit. Nevertheless this doesn't detract charm orwearability from this 60+ year old unique piece.
|Category 2||Jackets & Coats|
|Chest (flat garment) - (inches)||40|
|Length - (inches)||23|
|Sleeve - (inches)||22|
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