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Vintage Leather Motorcycle Jackets on eBay

Posted by on June 15, 2017 – 05:50 pm

Vintage Leather Motorcycle Jackets on eBay

This vintage Peters leather jacket sold on eBay quite a while ago, I’ve just been a little skeptical of it selling for this price so I refrained from posting about it. I haven’t seen it relisted, nor have I seen it show up anywhere else, so I guess the sale was legitimate. No doubt the Peters label is super rare. In fact, I can’t remember one popping up on eBay anytime in the last several years. It was first offered up on eBay as a Buy It Now or Best Offer (BINOBO) for $8, 500 and the offer price that was finally taken was near the 8 stacks price…

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Used Brown Leather Motorcycle Jackets

Posted by on April 20, 2017 – 04:46 pm

Used Brown Leather Motorcycle Jackets

We talked to Jason Schott about growing up cool, working hard, and the ten things he can t live without. You probably know more about New York City s century old leather maker, Schott NYC, than you think. The made in the USA brand has an impressive and star-studded history. They re the company that invented the motorcycle jacket and were the first to put a zipper in a jacket—ever. You ve seen their leather jackets on Mick Jagger, James Dean, Bruce Springsteen, The Ramones and Marlon Brando. Brando s jacket in the movie The Wild One caused public…

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Leather Motorcycle Jackets for Sale in QLD

Posted by on February 29, 2016 – 10:22 am

Leather Motorcycle Jackets for Sale in QLD

Prince’s leather motorcycle jacket from the film Purple Rain was sold for $US75, 00 (about $A100, ) in an eBay auction. The bidding started at $6 and there are no details yet on the mystery bidder. The god of funk, rock and jazz died in April at the age of 57. In the movie, Prince rides a chopped and modified 1981 Honda CB400A “Hondamatic” and wears a black and white leather jacket. That jacket was offered as part of the 83rd Hollywood Auction in which Prince’s yellow guitar sold for $137, 500 (about $A183, ) earlier this week. Prince was often…

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Vintage Police Leather Motorcycle Jackets

Posted by on August 23, 2016 – 07:07 am

Vintage Police Leather Motorcycle Jackets

In the 1950’s, traffic fatalities were on the rise as drag racing became prevalent among teens across the nation. Many police departments formed special units to help curb this trend and motorcycles were a logical choice for patrolman needing a fast and maneuverable vehicle. These police squads were often just called Traffic Enforcement or Motorcycle Units, but some cities chose more colorful names, like the Pittsburgh Hot Rod Squad. Tennessee State Police Commissioner, G. Hilton Butler, took this one step further when he formed his unit named the…

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