The exterior of this handbag is in good condition. The bottom corners and top edges are lightly worn. The leather trim is faded and there are a few loose threads on the shoulder straps. The interior is clean and in great condition.
The Bamboo collection arose in the 1940's as war-time shortages demanded the innovation of new materials. Bamboo shoots were shaped and burnished into a variety of functional accessory features. What began as practical solution, has developed into an enduring trend.