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Original Vintage: Black Lizard Skin Leather Frame Handbag


Dating from: 1950s


Label: Riviera Bag



Height 6 ¾ ” (17 cm)

Width 9 ½ “(24 cm)

Depth 3 ½ ” (9 cm)

Strap Drop 5” (13 cm)


Made of: Black lizard skin, lined in light beige suede with one vanity pocket on one side and a metal zipped pocket that is lined in peach moiré taffeta, and mirror pocket on the other. With a gold tone metal frame. With double wrist straps.


Style: Classic Kelly Bag (named after Grace Kelly who often wore this style of handbag)


Features: The metal frame is covered across the top in lizard skin the top, the front and back of the bag is covered in two panels with a 1” (2.5cm) strip of leather trim on the front of the bag.


Closure: Gold tone metal clip at centre


Vintage Condition: Excellent Vintage Condition:


Vintage items are not new they date back to a particular era, some have survived in amazing condition, while others may show some signs of age but we feel they still deserve to make it into our collection. Therefore, we have listed our items into three Conditions:


  • Excellent Vintage Condition: Means the item is in great shape for its age. (Most of our stock will fall into this category)

1950s Black Lizard Skin Frame Handbag

SKU: WA172
  • Soft cloth 

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