Vintage 40s bag, 1940s Tooled Handbag, 40s tooled purse, Faux Bois Wood Grain, 40s tooled bag, Cactus Skull Bones, 40s clutch, western bag

Vintage 40s bag, 1940s Tooled Handbag, 40s tooled purse, Faux Bois Wood Grain, 40s tooled bag, Cactus Skull Bones, 40s clutch, western bag

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This 40s bag is such a unique find! This vintage 1940s tooled leather handbag has faux bois wood grain tooled in and a western, desert theme! This box shape clutch purse has a cowboy theme that was very popular in the late 30s, early 40s. I has cactus, cow skulls and bones, mountains, fenced road and a spur! This lovely pocket book is a beautiful warm saddle brown, and is whip-stitched on the sides. This purse has brass hoops for a strap if you want to add one. This rectangle late 1930s, early 1940s bag It is so beautiful and special!

Length: 10.25" along bottom, 9" along top
Height: 5"
Width: 4.25"

Unlined raw leather interior. One inner pocket. Buckles for straps.

CONDITION: Good. Some of the leather whip-stitching has come undone on the corners, and has been glue fixed in a few places (see last photo).

Convo me with any questions! Thank you!


Vintage 40s bag, 1940s Tooled Handbag, 40s Leather purse, Faux Bois Wood Grain, 40s leather bag, Cactus Skull Bones, 40s clutch, western bag


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As soon as your payment clears I will pack up your lovely items! I use USPS Priority Mail shipping on all domestic orders. And first class mail for International orders. When you check out, you can UPGRADE to USPS Express Mail, for 1-2 day Domestic delivery. I also combine shipping.

Europe and Canada: 7 to 10 days with standard shipping
Australia: 10 to 20 days with standard shipping

Posies For Lulu Vintage is not responsible for ANY custom fees. We can not adjust the pricing to reflect a lower amount on the customs form, this action is not legal, and can result in Etsy taking action against the shop.



Since every piece is a one of a kind, I charge a 25% restocking fee to take it off the market for you to try in on etc...

1) STORE CREDIT: I will happily take any item back (including sale items), in exchange for a store credit, (minus 25% restocking fee). You must contact me right away, and ship the order back within 3 days of arrival. The item must be unworn and in original condition. All shipping paid by buyer. (undergarments and bathing suits not included).

2) REFUND: I offer refunds on FULL PRICE ITEMS ONLY. (minus 25% restocking fee).
Items that CAN NOT be returned for a REFUND:
- Items on Sale.
- Items that were discounted upon request of the customer.

No returns for Layaway orders.

Thank you for your understanding!


Condition Dictionary:
PERFECT/MINT: No problems, as close to "new" as possible for its age. Likely never worn or used, with no flaws or wear.
EXCELLENT: Shows normal wear expected for age, with no noticeable flaws.
VERY GOOD: Shows normal wear expected for age with some minor problems visible. Problems will be pointed out.
GOOD: Has some obvious visual problems, but structure is intact. Problems could be fixed, with optional repairs. Problems will be pointed out.
FAIR: Numerous flaws, repairs needed, fragile. These items are better used as creative re-use for a project, these are still interesting pieces.
POOR: Extensive damage. For study or display only.

I do accept layaway. May be split into three monthly payments max. A non-refundable 10% down payment is required. No refunds or returns for layaway items.

Reserve an Item:
If you need more time, please let me know, I will be more than happy to Reserve an item for you for 24 hours!

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US Sizing Chart in inches
Sz-- B --- W --- H-
00- 32 - 23 - 34
0--- 32 - 25 - 35
2--- 34 - 26 - 36
4--- 34 - 27 - 37
6--- 36 - 28 - 38
8--- 36 - 29 - 39
10-- 38 - 30 - 40
12-- 39 - 32 - 41
14-- 40 - 33 - 43
16-- 42 - 35 - 45
18-- 43 - 36 - 47
20-- 46 - 38 - 49
22-- 48 - 42 - 50
24-- 50 - 44 - 52
26-- 52 - 46 - 54
28-- 54 - 48 - 56
30-- 56 - 50 - 58
32-- 58 - 52 - 60

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