Due to popular demand, Nokona is bringing back one of its most recognizable series: Banana Tan! Its supple yet sturdy cowhide was first developed by Nokona in the 1970's. Now, a new generation can enjoy the soft yet sturdy feel and quicker break-in period of the Banana Tan Special Series. Made with a new deep-pocket that's easier to break in, this glove is sure to impress today's best players. The new Banana Tan Special Series is the perfect combination of the traditional Nokona look and feel, with improved design and new technology to meet the demands of today's top players. With a closed web and closed back, this 12.00 Inch pattern is made for baseball, fastpitch, and softball utility players. Nokona has built a reputation for providing the highest quality gloves, which are made right here in the USA! For over 75 years, Nokona has been making their product in Nocona, Texas where the people have dedicated their lives to providing the highest quality ball glove. This is their legacy. Nokona: America's Pastime. American Made.