Jordan Brand is no stranger to patent leather. Since the Air Jordan 11 debuted the material for the brand back in 1996 . it’s found its way onto various models such as the Jordan 1 . Jordan 4 . and Jordan 7. 2020 marks the third issue of the patent-clad Air Jordan 1 Black Metallic Gold . with the first releasing back in 2001 . and again in 2013. The Air Jordan 1 Black Metallic Gold’s 2020 retro delivers slight cosmetic changes from its 2013 predecessor. The upper black and metallic gold patent leather upper. From there . a full translucent black sole with gold speckles completes the Jordan 1 classic.