Original Rare,vintage,ww2 Heavy Leather Jerkin/jacket/waistcoat.green Wool Lined
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Original Rare,vintage,ww2 Heavy Leather Jerkin/jacket/waistcoat.green Wool Lined:
An original,and extremely rare,old British soldiers,heavy leather jacket/Jerkin,or waistcoat!Mainly an antique brown tan in colour,although faded in places!
(PLEASE view all the pictures attached,for full idea on condition etc...?!).The jacket interior is fully lined in a heavy gauge green 'Herringbone' patterned brushed wool.There are leather strengthening points,behind each button,& button hole,plus at the underarm points!The coat is exquisitely made,with a low 'Grandad' type collar,and general 'Top Stitched' detail.
The leather is still supple considering it's age,and still has it's smell,although slightly musty!
There are marks,scuffs,scratches,and discolouration to the jacket,for accuracy!The green wool lining has some old stitched repairs,a couple of moth holes,& some central staining from the leather,i think?Again please view photographs supplied.Would be fitting in any millitaria collection,or could be worn for general outside use!?Please check out other items listed all on offer,at a low start!SIZE: Large-Extra Large,as it fits my 17 stone Hubby nicely!!,(Sorry Love)Any questions PLEASE ask before offerding!I try to list all items as representative in description as possible,including numerous photographs,any faults,or failings,damage etc...;to assist any potential buyers!Local collection advised,due to size,and weight etc...!A postage cost of £7 otherwise,to UK buyers ONLY.
Due to size,and weight etc.....Well above 2kg.Any International interest,PLEASE contact me,prior to placing a offer,as regards to delivery costs etc...!
Please then wait for me to send you an invoice,before paying,otherwise payment may be returned,delaying delivery!?Thankyou.
Your own reputable courier welcomed,but please advise!(A Packing Charge of £3 will apply!).Thankyou for taking time out to look at my item.Good luck,with any potential offers.Kind />On 07-Mar-13 at 17:10:06 GMT, seller added the following information:
The measurement armpit to armpit is 22 1/2 inches across.
Nape to hem is 29 3/4 inches long.
Hope this helps?
Sorry for missing this information!