vintage 1920's french 'hardsided' suitcase in monogrammed olive canvas and leather by aux etats unis of paris

Vintage 1920's French 'hard-sided' suitcase in monogrammed olive canvas and leather by "Aux Etats Unis" of Paris.



Item Ref

ML 1812


Vintage 1920's French 'hard-sided ' suitcase in monogrammed olive canvas and leather by "Aux Etats Unis " of Paris .
Smart vintage travel case by the renowned Parisian firm of manufacturers of luggage "Aux Etats Unis" 229 Rue St. Honore , Paris . Contemporaries of their more well-recognised rivals Goyard and Louis Vuitton, the company produced and retailed high quality travel goods.
The stylish 'hard-sided' case in excellent original condition , covered in olive coloured monogram canvas with leather bindings with brass studs and corners . Fitted with twin hasp spring-loaded locks ( no key ) , and original leather carrying handle .In good usable and serviceable condition.
The interior fitted with it's original canvas lining and a separate lift-out trap with monogrammed packing straps .
The exterior with some minor marks and wear commensurate with age , use and purpose. Retains fragments of some evocative travel labels to one end .
H 9"
W 27.5"
D 16"
France, Paris c. 1920
Established in the Cathedral City of Worcester for over 30 years , M.Lees&Sons , run by Michael Lees ,have been dealing with public and trade from show-rooms in an early Georgian town-house. We aim to provide a straight-forward approach to our business and build lasting relationships with our customers. As members of the 'London and Provincial Antique Dealers Association' , we provide full descriptive details , date ,authenticity and any available provenance ,with full disclosure of any restoration or repair which may have taken place .
Whether buying for pleasure , decoration or investment, we welcome you to our web-site or premises .
Past projects have included advising clients on forming and disposing of collections , furnishing period properties , hotel and commercial projects , also a shoot-room and lodge .
All goods are available to view and owned by M.Lees&Sons .
If visiting, a telephone call prior is advisable as due to the demands of the business the show-room does not have regular hours . Please feel free to contact us if we can be of assistance .
Tel. 01905 26620 / 07860826218
Located in the centre of Worcester in the shadow of the Cathedral with easy parking nearby. Exit Junction 7 M5 and follow the signs for Worcester Porcelain Museum . Our premises are located 100 metres from the Museum and 50 metres from Pay&Display car-park in nearby King St.
Internal Ref: ML 1812


Height = 23 cm (9")
Width = 70 cm (28")
Depth = 40 cm (16")

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