1940's - 1970 post war. Has all the hallmarks of a stunning vintage leather flight jacket in grandeur condition showing a beautiful enhancing patina, produced from full grain cowhide leather and weighs 2.7 Kg.I have restored, treated, reproofed and cured this leather jacket in our dry cleaning facility with specialist applications of oils and top quality hide food, leaving the leather skin and stitching highly conditioned, soft, supple and looking at its absolute best. The inner lining looks to have been replaced. I have also added a matching belt buckle which was missing. It has all the original buttons (Honmeur Et Patrie). 2 Outer Pockets With Zips. 2 Outer Hand Warmer Pockets. Real leather is a natural product. It breathes, its warm and has individual characteristics which are the natural charm and beauty of hide. As a natural product however, it will often display traces of the animals past life, such as brand marks, wrinkles, veins, healed scars and differing fibre density. With the passage of time and normal use, it develops a patina which enhances its natural beauty. Kindly note all our vintage leather coats are exceptionally old, uncommon, bona fide vintage. Some of them will have been worn over half a century, l eather is a natural product, there may be blemishes, scars, fading, and minor imperfections; these should not be misconstrued as flaws' as this is what makes each vintage item beautiful and unique. What I may consider to be good, very good or an excellent vintage may be seen by another person in a completely and unexpected way.
Reconditioning process of the leathers we sell. This leather coat/ jacket has been treated within our dry cleaning premises with specialist applications of oils and top quality hide food, leaving the leather skin and stitching highly conditioned, soft, supple and looking at its absolute best! We have professionally re oiled, reproofed and cured the leather using expert techniques only known to the industry.
All zippers have also been re-oiled. How to measure: The measurements below are in inches and taken of the item as it lies flat on a table. For the most accurate sizing get another jacket and lie it on a table.Measure the item in inches and compare it to the given below measurements making the necessary adjustments. Approximate Measurements with item laid flat. Chest: Armpit to armpit: 27. Underarm to cuff: 20 LONG ARMS/ WIDE SLEEVES. Top of shoulder seam to bottom of cuff: 27. Across shoulders from seam to seam: 22. Length down the back from the very bottom of the collar to the hem: 26 SHORT BACK. The item "Men's WW2 Vintage French Aviator Flight Biker Motorcycle Jacket Size 48R KB277" is in sale since Wednesday, April 11, 2018. This item is in the category "Clothes, Shoes & Accessories\Men's Clothing\Coats & Jackets". The seller is "suit-saver" and is located in Halifax. This item can be shipped worldwide.