Roberta Di Camerino Pulley Hardware Canvas Leather Purse

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The queen of the "It" bag! Roberta Di Camerino pulley hardware canvas leather purse. This piece features a unique pulley hardware handle as well as Roberta Di Camerino signature woven monogram canvas fabric. The closure clasp hardware is also unique as it features a hinge hook and loop mechanism. Inside is lined with a soft black leather & has three extra pocket compartments. The stamp inside reads "Made In Italy, By "Roberta" Di Camerino, Leather Lined". This piece has minor scuffs on the hardware from use. (See photos) Otherwise this stunning bag is in excellent vintage condition!


One of the first designers credited with creating the concept of the easily identifiable "status bag" was Giuliana Camerino, founder in 1945 of the Venetian fashion house Roberta di Camerino. Camerino's handbags were instantly recognizable due to their artisan-made hardware and distinctive use of fabrics formerly reserved for clothing. Her innovations included in 1946, bags patterned with a trellis of R's (foreshadowing Gucci's G's), woven leather bags in 1957 (predating Bottega Veneta) and in 1964, she designed a handbag with a unique articulated frame which was later taken up by Prada.

Measurements:
Width: 12in
Length: 8.5in