Bill Kelso Civilian USN A-1 Capeskin Jacket

Based on the USN 37J1 and AAF A-1 capeskin flight jackets of the early 1930's the design as been tweaked for a civilian market, and uses the pleasing red russet knits to off set the beautifully grained soft capeskin. Lightweight leather jackets were extremely popular sporting jackets an usually made from  kid skin, nu-bucks and capeskin's and were worn as a windcheater. They can be seen in many old stock photos from aviators to college sports teams

This jacket made from fantastic a capeskin, the best we've ever seen which has a beautiful soft feel and pronounced natural grain a lightweight leather which is a pleasure to wear.

 Key features:

  • 'Victory' pronounced grain Capeskin 
  • 100% cotton chocolate brown lining
  • kitted fold down collar with reinforced snap
  • Two buttoned patch pockets
  • knitted waistband and cuffs
  • Fitted with vegetable ivory horn type buttons with backing buttons

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Delivery & returns: £4.95 postage & Free delivery in the UK on orders over £150 (5-7 days) and 28 day returns.

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