This zebra cowhide skin(hair) ,wrapped in black leather and embellished with a black & white african mask,how fashionable. The interior of this lined clutch has two pockets and a top zippered closure.
Loreta was a Cuban born woman who masqueraded as a male (under the name Harry T. Buford)confederate soldier during the American Civil war. She joined the army against her husband's wishes. Years later she became the lieutenant of her husband's troop.
"...see the wild side of a handbag"