Incredible 1950s "First Label" Californian Motorcycle Jacket. These were considered high end at the time (Buco was mid-range).
Features a painted back panel and includes original belt! As Featured in Vintage Jacket Books and blogs!Incredibly Difficult To Find in Any Condition! Excellent, the leather has a good lustre, and seams/ stitching looks good. There is some minor wear on the left sleeve (see pic) and one loose snap button on the right shoulder that can be super glued (see pic).
Studs on pockets are likely added later, as was the back print. Fits like: Modern M (See measurements). Shoulders (shoulder seam to shoulder seam): 19.Chest (Pit to pit): 22. Length (Top of collar to hem): 25.5. Sleeves (Shoulder seam to middle of cuff): 24. PLEASE SEE MY OTHER VINTAGE LISTINGS! The item "VTG 50s CALIFORNIAN Hand Painted Horse Leather Motorcycle Hide Jacket 38 S/M USA" is in sale since Sunday, November 26, 2017. This item is in the category "Clothing, Shoes & Accessories\Vintage\Men's Vintage Clothing\Outerwear Coats & Jackets". The seller is "torontobundle" and is located in Montreal, Quebec. This item can be shipped worldwide.