Felt on denim vest. Approx. 22 x 28 in.
Sporting a Star of David and a patch simply stating “Jew,” this biker vest from the Vigilante motorcycle club is an exceptionally rare example of pro-Jewish sentiment in a subculture known for its frequent allusion to Nazi imagery.
Biker vests are perhaps the most distinctive outlaw fashion of the 20th Century, influencing the next generation of criminals in urban centers like the Black Spades in the South Bronx, who help give birth to Hip-Hop.