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Dads Grads Sale NYC Coach Briefbag Black Leather Multi Gusseted Briefcase Attache Laptop IPad Carrier- Rare in VGC

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This is a NYC Coach 'Brief Bag' Style Briefcase or Attache. The Coach Creed has the 'Leatherware' logo under COACH. The creed states the case was made in New York City U.S.A. and assigns registration number 002-6717. This bag is in very good condition. It does have a gold monogram with initials LAL.

This is what Coach said abut the Brief Bag is in the 1982 Coach Catalog:

"Number 5080. 'Brief Bag. $146 ( equivalent to $364 in 2015 dollars due to inflation)

Luxurious size brief/bag for men or women. Two gusseted outside pockets. Full size industrial zipper compartment. Solid brass turn locks. Black, mocha, tabac, British Tan. "

Dimensions:

Length: 16"
Height: 11"
Width: 2"

This bag is in remarkably good condition for a bag over 35 years old. It is as structurally sound as the day it was made because it has no rips, tears or holes. The leather is still soft and supple. However, like most vintage bags this age it does have sings of prior use in the form of scuffs and scratches.


What about the monogram?

I keep monograms because I think they add a unique history and identity to a bag. ( Sometimes the monogram establishes it was owned by some famous professional and you can discover its history. See Dr. H V Murdaugh, Jr MD bag we have listed at https://www.etsy.com/listing/233395865/clearance-sale-vintage-dopp-bilt-brown?ref=shop_home_active_9 )

If you don't like monograms they are easily and inexpensively covered up or replaced by brass, leather or cloth plates with your own monogram. Link to this site and see how this is easily and inexpensively used to replace a monogram. http://diyplanner.com/node/7166 . Links to discussions on removing monograms. http://leatherworker.net/forum/index.php?showtopic=23088

New York City Bag Significance: This Coach leather bag is one of the most sought after Coach products by collectors because it is a "New York City Bag". These are some of the highest quality Coach products. "New York City" bags were made in the original Coach factory in New York City that operated from the late 1960's through the mid 1980's. Consequently, they are disappearing at an alarming rate and when you buy a New York City Coach bag you are buying more than an accessory, you are making a potential investment.

If you prefer a different style vintage bag, I have many in stock and you can see it at my shop at https://www.etsy.com/shop/ProVintageGear
This is a NYC Coach 'Brief Bag' Style Briefcase or Attache. The Coach Creed has the 'Leatherware' logo under COACH. The creed states the case was made in New York City U.S.A. and assigns registration number 002-6717. This bag is in very good condition. It does have a gold monogram with initials LAL.

This is what Coach said abut the Brief Bag is in the 1982 Coach Catalog:

"Number 5080. 'Brief Bag. $146 ( equivalent to $364 in 2015 dollars due to inflation)

Luxurious size brief/bag for men or women. Two gusseted outside pockets. Full size industrial zipper compartment. Solid brass turn locks. Black, mocha, tabac, British Tan. "

Dimensions:

Length: 16"
Height: 11"
Width: 2"

This bag is in remarkably good condition for a bag over 35 years old. It is as structurally sound as the day it was made because it has no rips, tears or holes. The leather is still soft and supple. However, like most vintage bags this age it does have sings of prior use in the form of scuffs and scratches.


What about the monogram?

I keep monograms because I think they add a unique history and identity to a bag. ( Sometimes the monogram establishes it was owned by some famous professional and you can discover its history. See Dr. H V Murdaugh, Jr MD bag we have listed at https://www.etsy.com/listing/233395865/clearance-sale-vintage-dopp-bilt-brown?ref=shop_home_active_9 )

If you don't like monograms they are easily and inexpensively covered up or replaced by brass, leather or cloth plates with your own monogram. Link to this site and see how this is easily and inexpensively used to replace a monogram. http://diyplanner.com/node/7166 . Links to discussions on removing monograms. http://leatherworker.net/forum/index.php?showtopic=23088

New York City Bag Significance: This Coach leather bag is one of the most sought after Coach products by collectors because it is a "New York City Bag". These are some of the highest quality Coach products. "New York City" bags were made in the original Coach factory in New York City that operated from the late 1960's through the mid 1980's. Consequently, they are disappearing at an alarming rate and when you buy a New York City Coach bag you are buying more than an accessory, you are making a potential investment.

If you prefer a different style vintage bag, I have many in stock and you can see it at my shop at https://www.etsy.com/shop/ProVintageGear

Reviews

5 out of 5 stars
(420)
Reviewed by FilCoco
5 out of 5 stars
Jun 18, 2018
The strap is dry, but the bag is oiled and shined as new:). thank you
Coach Basic Bag In Saddle Leather With Detachable 36 Inch Strap- VGC

Reviewed by Sacha
5 out of 5 stars
Jun 14, 2018
This item was shipped off extremely quickly and arrived fairly quickly, even though it had to go through customs. The bag itself was described correctly in terms of condition, the only critique I might have is that perhaps a better resolution image might be more helpful, I wondered if the photo quality was just an etsy issue but I think it might be camera related. That being said, I struggled to find this particular bag anywhere else and I'm very happy to have it. Thanks very much!
Mothers Day Sale Coach Winnie Top Handle In British Tan Leather With Brass Hardware - Style No 9023- Made In USA - VGC - Rare Bag

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Dads Grads Sale NYC Coach Briefbag Black Leather Multi Gusseted Briefcase Attache Laptop IPad Carrier- Rare in VGC

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Overview

  • Vintage item from the 1970s
  • Materials: black supple leather, two exterior leather pockets under flap, brass hardware, solid brass turn locks, double gusseted interior, interior leather slip pocket, laptop holder for 15 inch lap top, IPad holder for all size IPads, interior smart phone pouches, leather handle
  • Feedback: 420 reviews
  • Favorited by: 24 people
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