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Pope Francis’ Harley-Davidson motorcycle and leather jacket up for sale

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Pope Francis’ Harley-Davidson motorcycle will be sold at a Paris auction to help raise funds for a soup kitchen and hostel for Rome’s homeless.

The motorcycle, which was donated to Pope Francis last year, is signed by the pontiff on its tank.

Pope Francis got his own leather jacket and two bikes from the Harley-Davidson company

Pope Francis got his own leather jacket and two bikes from the Harley-Davidson company

The Bonhams auction house noted Pope Francis’ “preference for modest modes of transport” in a statement Monday.

It says it will also be auctioning off on February 6 a Harley-Davidson 110th anniversary leather motorcycle jacket, size XL, signed by Pope Francis.

The auction sales will raise money for Caritas Roma, a Catholic charity based in Rome.

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