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    Jimi Hendrix Owned and Worn Indian-Style Embroidered Vest (Circa 1967-70). A splendid black velvet vest embroidered with three raised gold-sequin and multicolored metallic thread elephants, one on each breast, and one in the center of the back. Sequin-and-metallic thread floral designs adorn the bottom area of the front and back, and everything is bordered in exotic trim designs consisting of metal studs and metallic thread lining and swirl patterns, with sequined spots dotting the vest throughout. Black cloth lining, with no label. Owned and worn by the man who changed Rock guitar forever, Jimi Hendrix. A wonderful example of the guitar legend's signature Eastern-influenced hippie style, this piece was given by Jimi's father, Al Hendrix, to Tom Hulett of Concerts West. Fin condition. LOAs from both Tom Hulett/Concerts West and Al Hendrix.

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    November, 2017
    11th Saturday
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