Aug 27, 2011

Lee Jelt Denim Union Made Dungarees Lot 050-6041

1970's era New Old Stock Lee Jelt Denim Union Made •SANFOR SET• 
Dungarees, Lot 050-6041 Made in USA
Sold via The San Fernando Valley Mercantile Co.
Pocket flasher along with size and lot tag sewn into lower pocket seam
Backside of pocket flasher seen inside of back pocket, also United Garment Workers of America AFL-CIO union label. I particularly like the opening portion of the description that reads "Designed for a tough day's work, day after day. Pure brawn to meet the stress and strain of the most rugged jobs."
Back pocket with Lee R MR, MADE IN USA printed label.  Details include subtle two tone yellow stitching, triple stitched back yoke & leg seams and pocket corner & hammer loop bar-tack reinforcements
These dungarees share many of the same design details as the highly desirable 1940's-1960's era red and black label Lot 191Z Jelt Denim dungarees including angled front pockets, front rt side coin pocket, rt side pliers pocket & hammer loop, half lined back pockets, subtle two tone yellow stitching and Lee stamped copper dome rivet reinforced front pockets
Lee embossed snap closure
Talon 42 brass zipper
Bar-tack reinforced crotch and fly along with more two tone stitching, this time in yellow & black
Close up of the upper front pocket Lee stamped copper dome rivet, yellow stitching and belt loop bar-tack

1 comment:

  1. Nice, Honestly I like lee products as much as levis.Even the repro Some of the lee repros are amazing I have a nice railroad coat and 1936 cowboy Lees with the cow hide leather tag.

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