This vintage mid 1950s Letterman's Style Jacket was custom, authentic chain, embroidered for McCoy BITE RITE TIRES Racing Tires of Modesto California. Great for an automobile, classic car collector.
This vintage jacket, made of 100% black wool body with gray, cotton lining has the classic "Letterman's Jacket" styling. The neck band, cuffs and waist band are knitted wool in black and white.
The CHAIN embroidery on the front and back denotes appropriate age. This is an authentic 1950s piece. TERRIFIC embroidered graphics. SLIM was the guy for whom this was made and his car number was 81! McCoy tires was owned by Jack McCoy of Modesto, who was a winner of 54 Winston West events.
There are snap closures, wrist length, raglan style sleeves and welted pockets. Piping is done in white down the sleeves and accenting the pockets.
Measurements in inches: Chest 50 / sleeve from center neck to cuff 33, Center back to hem 27.
Knitted cuffs are 2 & 1/2 deep, the knitted band at the bottom is 2 & 1/2 inches, the knitted band around the neckline is 1 & 1/2 inches wide.
No holes, rips, serious stains... little bit of spotting on the front that the dry cleaner will be able to remove. Snap paint shows wear.
Item ID: vc1104
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