1960's Black Alligator Lucille of Paris Handbag
Large black alligator Lucille of Paris handbag retailed by Saks Fifth Ave. In the day, these were the top of the line alligator bags sold by Saks, Bergdorf Goodman and Bonwit Teller. The skins retain their glossy appearance and remain supple. The handle is in very good condition. The strap measures 12.5" long and is about 3/4" at its widest.
There are 4 brass feet on the bottom which protects the bottom and the bottom corners. Lining is black leather and there is a built in change purse. There is also a zipper compartment.
Metal is gold tone and the clasp closes well and is secure.