Bates Black Leather Pants 1970s Vintage Custom Moto Racing Trousers 29 X 31 Retro Biker Classic American Motorcycle Riding Gear Handmade USA

Bates Black Leather Pants 1970s Vintage Custom Moto Racing Trousers 29 X 31 Retro Biker Classic American Motorcycle Riding Gear Handmade USA


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Vintage 1970s Bates California Racing Leathers! 29 X 31 Fantastic custom made American flat track racing leathers. Vintage biker gear, Black leather pants from the 70s. Reto cool, classic American motorcycle riding gear. Thick, sturdy, re-enforced, double stitching. Fabulously supple leather, lined in Bates iconic Golden satin. Handmade in the USA. These heavy duty, handcrafted beauties were made for the track & are perfect for the road!. Will last more than a lifetime & protect you from the asphalt. Two (2) front pockets, brass buckle, belt. Bates quality standards are second to none. Amazing gift for that rider in your life. Bates were known for their colorful leathers, so Black is pretty rare & in near MINT condition! (there is potential to let the waist out an inch or two, via professional tailor.


Measured flat, then doubled for your convenience.
Waist: 29 inches (73.7 CM)
Length: 43 inches (109.2 CM)
Inseam: 31 inches (78.7 CM)
Posted size: N/A
Brand: Bates of California
Material: Leather,
Color: Black
Era: Circa 70s
Condition: Mint, like new condition. But these are vintage so some wear is to be expected

Iconic BLACK LEATHER CUSTOM BATES riding pants, comes with its own matching leather belt. Thick, sturdy, yet soft & pliable, they have hardly a nick or scratch on them & truly appear to be unworn. Beautiful & iconic American motorcycle gear.

Bates of California are pioneers in using bold colors in the 50s - 70s, associated with American bike sports since the 50s to today. Known for their high quality custom bike leathers. Bates remain in business today, their rivals are names like Langlitz.


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