Original Aero 1940's WW2 German Horsehide Leather Flight Luftwaffe Jacket. The nostalgia behind these jackets is what makes them attractive. Born out of a time of necessity, and designed for a specific purpose - to function and protect under adverse and challenging conditions. Since then they have become rare collectables and timeless classics, appealing to the rugged utilitarian image.
This coat is ideal for WW2 military museum and/ or collector. Reenactment, television and broadcast industry. Whatever the reason this is a true investment.Heavy weight chrome tanned horsehide leather, weight-1.9Kg, 1 breast pocket with zip, 2 side pockets with zips, 2 inner pockets, braided epaulettes to shoulders, internal body belt with buckle and straps. Measurements with garment laid flat. A (Underarm to underarm, measured at front): 22 inch. B (Underarm to cuff, measured at front): 17.5 inch.
C (Shoulder to cuff, measured at front): 26.5 inch. D (Shoulder to shoulder, measured at back): 18.5 inch.
E (Length, excluding collar, measured top to bottom at back): 22 inch. F (Length, excluding collar measured at front from nape of neck to hem: 23.5 inch). The vintage leather jackets we sell are not perfect. They might even smell slight musty, be distressed, show patina, blemishes, veins, scars, fading, and minor imperfections; these should not be misconstrued as flaws' as this is what makes each vintage item beautiful and unique, we describe our listings as good, very good and excellent condition.
We endeavour to list as precisely as possible pointing out any issues and showing in the pictures provided. Please remember this is a bonafide vintage garment, some of them have been for over 70 years and more. The item "Original Aero 1940's WW2 German Horsehide Leather Flight Luftwaffe Jacket 40R S" is in sale since Friday, March 1, 2019. This item is in the category "Clothes, Shoes & Accessories\Men's Clothing\Coats & Jackets".The seller is "suit-saver" and is located in West Yorkshire. This item can be shipped worldwide.