Magazine style clutch bag

Details
Object number
AIBDC : 007332
Country
Date
1970 - 1979

Description

A clutch bag styled as a rolled up fashion magazine. The bag is formed from two symetrical curved rectangles, joined and hinged along the base. Teardrop shaped ends overlap to form the sides of the bag. The bag has a black textile lining and fastens with a white, studded synthetic leather strap which wraps around the centre and is secured with a metal press stud. The hard plastic shell of the bag is covered with an illustrated paper 'Cherie' magazine cover. c 1970s.
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Dimensions
Height
112mm
Depth
53mm
Length
300mm
Method
Material Note
plastic
PP bag
polypropylene
paper cover
synthetic leather strap
textile lining
metal studs and fastening