The jeans have never been removed from the Levi's plastic bag and they are 100 percent authentic as they were obtained directly from Levi's. These are very high quality selvedge denim.They can shrink up to 10 percent in water per Levi's. If you'd prefer not to shrink the jeans Levi's suggests dry cleaning or air drying or even freezing the jeans to clean them. Please see my other listings for other sizes and more Levi's products. Thanks for looking and please feel free to ask any questions. The item "$148 BRAND NEW & SEALED Levi's 501 SELVEDGE Made in USA 38x29 Cone Denim Jeans" is in sale since Monday, September 2, 2019. This item is in the category "Clothing, Shoes & Accessories\Men's Clothing\Jeans". The seller is "lokad" and is located in Woodland Hills, California. This item can be shipped to United States, all countries in Europe, Canada, Japan, Australia, South Korea, Indonesia, Taiwan, South africa, Thailand, Hong Kong, Bahamas, Israel, Mexico, New Zealand, Philippines, Singapore, Saudi arabia, United arab emirates, Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain, Malaysia, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Costa rica, Dominican republic, Panama, Trinidad and tobago, Guatemala, El salvador, Honduras, Jamaica, Antigua and barbuda, Aruba, Belize, Dominica, Grenada, Saint kitts and nevis, Saint lucia, Montserrat, Turks and caicos islands, Barbados, Bangladesh, Bermuda, Brunei darussalam, Bolivia, Ecuador, Egypt, French guiana, Guadeloupe, Jordan, Cambodia, Cayman islands, Sri lanka, Macao, Martinique, Maldives, Nicaragua, Oman, Peru, Pakistan, Paraguay, Reunion, Viet nam, Uruguay.