Vintage Government Issue Briefcase Mid Century Attache Case. Government Issue Stamp embossed in the bottom. This mid-century briefcase was used in government service.
The case has an attached, removable, multi-section file folder, that snaps into place shown. The interior and exterior of the case is in great condition. The case opens and closes very easily. The brass hinges are in excellent condition.
The slide buttons that flip up the latches are in good working order. The leather handle is in great condition. It is not cracked or broken.
There are gorgeous brass corner pieces and hinges with feet on the bottom of the case. According to a previous reference, the Marsden Brown color of this particular attache was used from the time of WWII until the Vietnam Conflict. Apparently there were different companies manufacturing these same - almost identical cases - for the government. The collector will appreciate this piece for its vintage look and feel as well as its place in the service of the United States. The briefcase weighs approximately 57.5 oz.
It measures approximately 12" tall x 17.75" wide x 3 7/8 thick. The item "Vintage Government Issue Briefcase Mid Century Attache Case Brown Leather" is in sale since Saturday, November 9, 2019. This item is in the category "Clothing, Shoes & Accessories\Specialty\Vintage\Vintage Accessories\Bags, Handbags & Cases". The seller is "secondchance-3" and is located in Vienna, Virginia. This item can be shipped worldwide.