"Glorious Necessities You Can't Live Without"

Manon Handbags, Inc.

NYC, USA, '40s-'70s 



Manon Handbags, Inc.

50 Court Street 

Brooklyn, New York 11201


Specialty: chic, exquisite exotics often crafted in West Germany or France.


Signature features: sleek design, premium leathers, outstanding quality and elaborate styling accentuated by the elements of equestrian motif.


Sold by: upscale boutiques and department stores including Bonwit Teller, Bergdorf Goodman, and Saks Fifth Avenue.


Mark: Manon.


Illustration: Manon crocodile handbag ad, Bergdorf Goodman, Vogue 1962.


Read more in our book


Source: © 2010 Victoria Stowe "Exotic Skin Handbags: Alligator & Crocodile." All rights reserved.



All rights reserved.

  • Facebook
  • Instagram
  • LinkedIn
  • Amazon
  • Pinterest
  • Twitter