№ 1207

Leather clutch in shape of the cruiseship ‘Normandie’

The clutch bag in the shape of the ‘Normandie’ luxury cruise liner is with its clean lines, chrome frame, clasp and decoration the bag emanates the modernity of the period. When the Normandie’ went on its first transatlantic crossing from Le Havre to New York in 1935, all the first-class passengers received the bag as a special memento. See also item 9080.
France, 1935.