This vintage handbag is in absolutely excellent condition and looks like it has never been used. It measures 12 inches x 7.5 inches. The shoulder strap is 16 inch drop to the purse. It is cordovan in color; All authentic leather with a black leather interior. It has two big compartments and a zippered pocket, also one open pocket. In gold color it states "Made in Italy Expressly for The Emporium". The Emporium was a Macy's style high end department store in the San Francisco Bay Area for many years. This bag has gold tone hardware and a gold tone chain on the front. A handsome bag for everyday. The Italian craftsmanship is evident in the fine stitching, wonderful feel of the leather and the superior construction of the purse.