1950s / 1960s - large black patent leather rectangular top handle purse wih gold metal clasp


Shipping to United States: Free

Make this your new daily carry-all :)

Vintage 1950s large black patent leather top handle purse, with frame & clasp at top and unusual gold metal clasp.

Great vintage vintage condition; light wear / surface scratches to patent leather from age and use. Small white scuffs at bottom of bag near base on front (see photos). Light white spots on top of strap (pictured). No holes, rips, tear, stains, markings, areas of discoloration, indentions, punctures, deep scratches, or other issues / damage other than noted.

Large structured purse in black patent leather with matching black patent flexible top handle. No cracking or splitting on handle.

Fabric-covered frame at top of bag that closes with a gold-tone metal clasp. Clasp opens by lifting up gold latch / lever on front side of bag (see photos). Clasp opens and closes easily & securely.

Leather outer is very clean overall.

Four small round feet on bottom.

Lined on the inside with black matte satin material; one zippered pocket and one open side pocket lined with pink satin. Lining is very clean and crisp overall.

No visible brand tag or label.

Body of bag: 11.5" x 8.5" x 3"
Base: 11.5" x 3"
Strap / top handle: 20.5" end to end
Drop: 6.75" from bottom of handle to top of purse

Any questions? Feel free to ask :)


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Shipping from United States

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Free *DOMESTIC* shipping offered on all clothing items, with complimentary Shipsurance from Etsy for both domestic & international clothing orders.

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In order to offer US customers free domestic shipping on clothing items, we use First Class Packaging services to ship garments in the US due to costs. International shipping for clothing items is NOT complimentary. Upgraded shipping options are available for clothing items at checkout for expedited shipping (additional fee applies).

I make every attempt to ship out your items as quickly as possible! :) Turnaround time is anywhere from 1-3 business days.

Gift wrapping is also available upon request! :)


Returns & Exchanges

I gladly accept exchanges

Just contact me within: 14 days of delivery

Ship items back to me within: 30 days of delivery

I don't accept returns or cancellations

But please contact me if you have any problems with your order.

The following items can't be returned or exchanged

Because of the nature of these items, unless they arrive damaged or defective, I can't accept returns for:

  • Custom or personalized orders
  • Perishable products (like food or flowers)
  • Digital downloads
  • Intimate items (for health/hygiene reasons)
  • Items on sale

Returns and exchange details

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***FDFV offers FREE DOMESTIC USPS First Class Shipping with complimentary Shipsurance from Etsy on all clothing orders. International First Class shipping on clothing items (not free / complimentary) also include free Shipsurance due to continued issues with USPS and international delivery.


Priority Mail Shipping upgrades are available at checkout for both domestic and international clothing orders. Please make sure your shipping address is also CLEAR, CORRECT and ACCURATE. :)


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Measurements of the display mannequin are also noted in every clothing item's description.

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