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$2700 to buy or sell? I would imagine someone with a lot of spare cash might pay that for the duotone if they really wanted it but the black release from FW1314 is only worth half of that at most (imho) if it was BNWT. Obviously ymmv.
Because the J36 is one of the really great examples of form and function working together beautifully. Very clean lines, great fit block with the added extras of fidlocked flak pocket that is practical yet doesn't make the design look messy and a fast hood for different looks. Go duotone on it and you have arguably the most sought after jacket in Acronym's history.