Luxury Mappin & Webb black leather and lizard skin envelope style handbag. A high quality, stylish handbag, which is quite roomy. It is in good condition, with some general light wear. The front of the bag and handle is lizard skin, the base, sides and back are leather. The fittings are gold tone, with a secure twist lock at the front of the bag. There is a slip pocket at the back of the bag. The base and corners of the bag are protected by four brass feet, there is slight corrosion to one of these. The handbag is fully lined in soft black leather, there are some small indentations to the base. Inside the bag there is one open pocket and a larger zipped pocket.
Measures: width 25cm; height 19cm; depth 9.5cm. Handle drop is 12cm to top of bag.
Brand History: Mappin & Webb sold these luxury lizard skin handbags for several decades from its Old Bond Street store, bringing out new designs every season.