American Gladstone Carpet Bag

A red and gold carpet bag from America. Second-hand.
Availability: Out of stock.
Stock ID: 654

What's for sale?

This is a deep carpet bag made from a rich, red and gold-patterned fabric.

It has brown leather handles and buckle strap, and good brass fittings like the buckle and the pretty little rivets.

The underneath is protected by four steel ball feet and inside are two concealed, steel "D" rings for attaching a shoulder strap.

Inside there are three pockets, two small and one large, as well as the main compartment.

This style of bag is known as a Gladstone Carpet Bag. It's soft, roomy and would also make a great overnight bag.

What condition is it in?

  • Second-hand
  • In good condition
  • There is a small patch of red fabric missing on the non-buckled side, half way up, middle left
  • There's a little verdigris on the strap rivets

What are the measurements?

  • 23cm high to top of bag
  • 18cm width of base
  • 33cm length
  • 1kg

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Item Attributes
Attribute nameAttribute value
PeriodLate 20th century (1950-1999)
Period21st century (2000 on)
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