RAYNE of London Vintage Real Snakeskin Handbag

£65.00

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A wonderful genuine snakeskin bag made by Rayne of London . Famous nowadays for their shoes, Rayne was the choice supplier to Actresses and were the height of fashion especially in the 1960s (see below) Suppliers in the past to HM The Queen All leather pur snakeskin and interior is suede ,leather and satin lined, In a dark brown skin. Couple of little cracks in the skin at the base of the handles but handles still strong. Some stitching come apart to base and bumping to corners. – see photos. Measures 23.5cm wide at base (23cm at top) x 21 cm. Before it became the most fashionable and celebrated shoe brand in Twentieth Century British High Society, Rayne had already been concentrating on the production of theatre shoes from 1885. In the 1950s, the brand was being worn by many leading actresses of the time, such as Vivien Leigh, Elizabeth Taylor and Marlene Dietrich. In the past, Rayne shoes has held Royal Warrants for Her Majesty Queen Mary, Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth, The Queen Mother and Her Majesty The Queen. Rayne had also the honour of making the then Princess Elizabeth’s wedding shoes in 1947. Today Rayne is run by Nicholas, the founder’s great-grandson, whose aim is to maintain the tradition and heritage, while giving the brand a new modern taste.​ RAYNE of London Vintage Real Snakeskin Handbag

RAYNE of London Vintage Real Snakeskin Handbag

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Description

A wonderful genuine snakeskin bag made by Rayne of London . Famous nowadays for their shoes, Rayne was the choice supplier to Actresses and were the height of fashion especially in the 1960s (see below) Suppliers in the past to HM The Queen All leather  pur snakeskin and interior is suede ,leather and satin lined,

In a dark brown skin. Couple of little cracks in the skin at the base  of the handles but handles still strong.   Some stitching come apart to base and bumping to corners. – see photos. Measures  23.5cm wide at base (23cm at top) x 21 cm. 

Before it became the most fashionable and celebrated shoe brand in Twentieth Century British High Society, Rayne had already been concentrating on the production of theatre shoes from 1885. In the 1950s, the brand was being worn by many leading actresses of the time, such as Vivien Leigh, Elizabeth Taylor and Marlene Dietrich.

 

In the past, Rayne shoes has held Royal Warrants for Her Majesty Queen Mary, Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth, The Queen Mother and Her Majesty The Queen. Rayne had also the honour of making the then Princess Elizabeth’s wedding shoes in 1947. Today Rayne is run by Nicholas, the founder’s great-grandson, whose aim is to maintain the tradition and heritage, while giving the brand a new modern taste.​

 

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