For Sale - Vintage Schott (Beck Northeaster) Early Black Horsehide Motorcycle Jacket
Up for sale is a killer vintage Beck 1928 to 1941? Model 333 Black Horsehide motorcycle jacket. (please see SCHOTT forum "1928 Model" from 03/2006 for details on this jacket) . This jacket has black lining, the leather pull on D-pocket has a stud, diamond, stud, dating it very early. Irving Schott made these jackets for beck in 1928 in very limited numbers, and was supposedly the first motorcycle jackets ever made.
This one managed to survive. Condition is excellent for an 80+ year old jacket.
Original zippers on sleeve and D-pocket. Main zipper replaced at some point but looks good (black replacement). Buckle still intact. Lining all there. Chinstrap still under collar. There is some spots of wear on sleeve and back.
Size is marked a 42 on the little snap pocket inside the D-pocket.
Very rare indeed
Jacket lying flat measures
pit to pit 20"
shoulder to shoulder 18"
shoulder seam to end cuff 23.5"
collar seam to bottom hem 24"
Sold as is so PLEASE view all photos. Accepting best offer over $3,000.00. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org with offers or any other questions.