The Coppi Nera Merino Jersey draws inspiration from the Maglia Nera, the black jersey awarded to the last man to finish the race. This jersey was first introduced in 1946 and the black colour was chosen because it was the colour of the jersey that Giuseppe Ticozzelli wore, a footballer who rode the Giro as an independent in 1926.Made in Italy using a fine merino wool, the jersey is designed to be worn on and off the bike Part of special Giro D'Italia Coppi Collection made to celebrate the 100th edition of Italy's Grand Tour Very rare. The item "RAPHA COPPI NERA MERINO JERSEY BLACK SMALL" is in sale since Monday, June 18, 2018. This item is in the category "Sporting Goods\Cycling\Cycling Clothing\Jerseys". The seller is "mestrej2007" and is located in London. This item can be shipped to United Kingdom.