1970s Avant Garde Mod Red Vinyl Telephone Handbag

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1970s Avant-garde mod red vinyl telephone handbag
The innovative handbag merges fashion & technology
The unique rare design is the predecessor of the cell
phone & the i-phones of today

The cord & telephone jack are concealed in the interior
of the handbag. The handbag was designed in Hong Kong
in the early 1970s. The unique bag is constructed with red
pvc plastic - vinyl

The versatile design allows the handbag to be carried
with the handle or worn with the detachable shoulder strap

The telephone receiver is secured with a velcro band closure
that detaches from the handle when speaking on the telephone
The design is extremely rare & a very collectible handbag

Being offered as a fashion accessory. The telephone while rings there is a
continuous static sound preventing conversation

Details

  • Designer
    Unknown
  • Place of Origin
    Hong Kong
  • Period
    1970-1979
  • Condition
    Fair. Being offered as a fashion accessory as the telephone is not in working condition. The telephone rings there is a static sound preventing conversation.
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use
  • Dimensions
    11 in. H x 10 in. L
    28 cm H x 25 cm L
  • Length
    10 in. (25 cm)
  • Shoulder to Hem
    30 in. (76 cm)
  • Seller Location
    Santa Barbara, CA
  • Reference Number
    LU736246010
About the Seller

1stdibs seller since 2014

Typical response time: 2 hours

Located in Santa Barbara, CA

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