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Tuesday, July 16, 2013

Vintage 1960s Big E Red Tag Denim Mens Jeans




Vintage 1960s Big E Red Tag Red Line Selvage Single Stitch Denim Men's Jeans


Levis 501 5 pocket 5 Button Fly Denim Jeans. 
Mid to late 1960s.
 
          






Side belt loops hit at yoke seam. 
Red Line Selvage on the side seams



Single stitch back pockets and inseam.





Side belt loops hit at yoke seam. 
100% cotton is noted on back leather tag
Minimal fading along stress area:    upper inner thigh - crotch - thigh front and butt. 
Tight button holes with dark blue stitching - minimal wear, no pulls or tears.
Sturdy pocket linings, no holes or tears.

Levis Big E red tab does show some loss / damage - very dark with "hairy texture.   
Top corners of back pockets have dark blue whip stitching

     
       
       
Fresh from an Estate - I have not washed or dried or cleaned in any way, these are as found.

Many thanks go out to Retrotrend  for helping me with all the details and grading of these awesome Vintage 1960s Big E Levis. Head over to her retro site for some more great Vintage Fashions and tell her I sent you!

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