Beautiful and Elegant original vintage 1940s Alligator Handbag with adjustable strap. Beautifully made with great care to details. Inside features two large open compartments with two open side pockets. The middle 5th compartment has a zip closure. Leather lined. the lid has a sliding square closure which holds fast with a hoop. Strap is adjustable by sliding hoops.
The shade of the leather is slightly darker than shown in images. My camera had difficulties picking up the true shade as it reflected a sine. True shade best shown in second image when held with full length strap.
In Fantastic Condition and highly collectable.
- 8 1/4" Length
- 7" Height
- 20.5" Height including handle at longest
- 16.5" Height including handle at shortest
- 4" Width at widest
1940s Bag in Excellent Condition.
There is no original label but we estimate the material to be alligator.
Original 1940s Alligator Handbag
When purchasing vintage clothing and accessories from Little Viking Vintage, please remember you are purchasing something that is preloved and preworn and like almost all vintage, will show some signs of wear. Be sure to read the description thoroughly and view all the provided photos. Please compare our measurements to one of your existing garments for the best fit.
• Mint - Hardly any signs of wear, looks new. Applies mainly to deadstock or unworn items.
• Excellent - Normal signs of wear expected for age.
• Great - Shows normal signs of wear expected for age with some minor visible damage but will not deter from value.
• Good - Has obvious signs of wear, structurally intact. Damage could be fixed to improve condition.
• Fair - Visible damage but item has enough fashion interest.