Vintage Dooney & Bourke Authentic All-Weather Leather® Handbags

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Dooney & Bourke - R54
Original Equestrian Handbag
HK Item #583

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Paula Says:

"This vintage (early 1980s) original Equestrian has a great feature that next generation of Equestrian bags do not - that is a double adjustable shoulder strap allowing the bag to be shortened 8 inches rather than the usual 4.

"Made prior to the Dooney serial number program and with the old style brass fob (DB) this vintage purse is collectible!"

SIZE:
Length (left to right)
10 inches
Height
7 inches
Width (depth at base)
2.5 inches
COLOR:
Bag
Taupe
Trim
British Tan
TAG: Red, white and blue
"Made in USA" sewn inside?
No. This vintage bag was made before Dooney & Bourke began using tags and serial numbers.
SERIAL NUMBER
ALL-WEATHER SEAL: DUCK ?
Yes, the original flat profile
BRASS FOB; TYPE
Yes; DB emblem (very nice)
STRAP:
20 inches at longest
16 inches at shortest
Adjustable?
Yes, two buckles
Removable?
No

POCKETS Inside:

Total inside
7
Credit Card slots
6
Zipper compartment
1 long
POCKETS Outside:
Total outside
1 slip pocket on back
Closure
None
FASTENER, Front, type
Brass loop and double leather tongue, one slotted, one keeper with large thumb tab ( see detail )
CONDITION
Score (see chart below)
7.5
ATTRIBUTES:
  • Pebbled All-Weather Leather®
  • Solid brass hardware
  • Very soft leather
  • Very clean inside (see photos at right )
  • No tears, damage, stains, missing or broken parts except as noted below.
SIGNS OF USE:
General

- Normal wear includes light scuffing and minor darkening, light scratches on brass

ORIGINAL RETAIL PRICE
(in the 1980s - 1990s)
$230
PRICE to USA
( Write for quote outside USA )
$150 (US shipping included)

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Dooney & Bourke - R54
All Weather Leather
Original Equestrian Handbag

HK Item #583
$150 (ONLY ONE AVAILABLE)

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Dooney and Bourke All-Weather Hand Bag
This is the highly prized original double adjustable strap Equestrian flap bag in British Tan. It is pre-tag era and has a flat duck seal and DB embem fob. The leather is very soft.

Dooney and Bourke All-Weather Hand Bag

Dooney and Bourke All-Weather Hand Bag

Very clean inside.

Dooney and Bourke All-Weather Hand Bag

 

By law, we are required to say that we are not employees of Dooney & Bourke and, to the best of our knowledge, each bag we have listed on our site is a 100% authentic Dooney & Bourke Handbag. If we can not verify the authenticity of a bag, we will mention it in the details.

Bag Condition Score Guidelines
10 Like New Just like new. Shows virtually no signs of use. All bags are pre-owned but the bags in this category do not appear to have been used.
9.5Almost New May have faint signs of use (will be noted specifically in description) but is almost new. There might be a scratch or light wear on the brass or a tiny scuff or stain on the leather. Read the details and look at the photos.
9Excellent No major problems. Everything is structurally in very fine shape and the bag has been very well cared for. Any slight problems will be noted in detail. There might be a scuff on the leather duck, or a very small stain inside. Read the details and look at the photos.
8Very Good Normal wear but very good care. May have a minor issue such as one small ink mark or slight darkening of leather in a spot. All problems will be noted in detail. Read the details and look at the photos.
7Good A bag that was used, well cared for and not abused. Will likely show some noticeable wear such as scuff marks on the bottom piping, some darkening of leather where handled such as the strap and fasteners. Read the details and look at the photos.
6Fair Might need a cleaning, minor repair - details will note this. These bags are usually located in our Grab Bag section. Some might be in excellent shape except for one stain or blemish. Read the details and look at the photos.


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