The Coach NY Leatherware Company was founded by Lillian Cahn in a Manhattan loft in 1961 with her husband, Miles, and went on to help produce the “shopping bag” tote and other handbags that have become ubiquitous accessories in the wardrobes of well-heeled American women. The Cahns sold the company in 1985 to the Sara Lee Corporation who expanded the brand. Today, Tapestry Inc. an American multinational luxury fashion company is the parent company of three major brands: Coach New York, Kate Spade New York, and Stuart Weitzman.
This Coach NY leather Chelsea crossbody bag is the small version. A minimalist handbag crafted in a smooth black leather. A top zip bag includes a logo engraved zipper pull, metal Coach logo on the front of the bag, and leather Coach tag. All hardware is a gold-tone. This versatile design can be carried by the handle, over the shoulder, or worn hands-free as a crossbody. The interior is lined in a black signature twill lining. The interior houses a 7.5 inch | 19.1 cm zip pocket. Production number is J1580 37018. No dust bag. Made in Vietnam. Retails $300 CAD | $230 USD.
Length: 10.75 inches | 27.3 cm
Height: 7.0 inches | 17.8 cm
Width: 2.5 inches | 6.4 cm
Handle Drop: 8.75 inches | 22,2 cm
Shoulder Drop: 22 to 25 inches | 55.9 to 63.5 cm
Pre-owned: This Chelsea handbag is in excellent condition. Although the bag has been carried, there are no signs of wear on the exterior including corners, handle, adjustable strap and hardware. The interior is very clean. All photographs can be magnified for a closer view by clicking directly on the photo.
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