Vintage Charles Jourdan 1980s Shoulder Bag Navy Blue Purse


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This is a vintage 1980s shoulder bag purse made in Spain for Charles Jourdan.  This 1980s shoulder bag is made of navy blue leather with a V shaped decorative textured insert.  The bag has a chain shoulder strap that has a fall of about 9 1/2”, rather short for a shoulder bag.  The chain has three round metal pieces - two close to the purse that have a red plastic cabochon affixed while the one that is higher up has a green cabochon.  It has an open interior with one side pocket.  This 1980s shoulder bag closes with a magnetic snap.

Label:  Gold toned plaque that reads Charles Jourdan Made in Spain.  Charles Jourdan (1883-1976) opened his first shoe store in 1919.  With his sons, he opened a Paris boutique in 1957 and, in 1959, they were granted a license to exclusively make shoes for the House of Dior.  Charles Jourdan is known for producing very high quality leather goods.

Sizing:  8” wide by 8 1/4” - it does have room to expand

Condition: This 1980s shoulder bag is in very good condition with no pronounced wear, tear, stains or odour - this purse looks like it saw moderate use and was very well cared for over the years.

This is a wonderful quality 1980s shoulder bag!