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XX

The name of the model jeans made by Levi’s before 1890, when they introduced the name 501, meaning ‘Double Extra Heavy’. However, the XX symbols have been present on the tag until 1968, signifying the quality of the denim fabric woven by Cone Mills.

Source: Nouvelle de Nîmes Nº 5: The Denim Dictionary

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