Taken from a current Etsy sale. This same jacket is in one "the Books". The leather banner says Cabretta, this surprised me. This was a popular tag in the 60s and 70s, never seen on a jacket this old.
Love that label. The Vintage California labels are also so interesting with their images...
Pictures/videos really tell the tale. Mint condition with original tags. This style is also seen with the Hercules label. This Oakbrook edition is from the early mid 60s and made by California Sportswear Company.
Picture album with measurements
I am Hercules. I come from on high, not high, High Prices! I challenge all to meet my lofty prices in Reverence to the gods of leather. I will be offering jackets mere mortals have not seen with prices that are only for A king! So, Be a King!
I almost bought another of these, it was beat to H, about this size and it was probably brown, which does not have the same effect on me.
Yes, nice example. Near mint, sheepskin lined, horsehide shell in black; 40s Talon zipper and Windward label.
No, I'm developing an absurd price pile, which could also become a keeper pile.
No, I'm going to put a price on everything like the shops in Japan.
Nothing hidden in a closet, all out in the open, no more Cat & Mouse.
The Prices will be take some adjusting too, like getting used to the...
I fear that I may fail you all, the lack of fit makes me fitful!
With each reach into the closet I go deeper, fearful of what I might reach for to sell. I actually did a video last night as I dug into the deep.
I have a good Idea what some of you want, and I want the same. So I end up one of...