Makeba Oakbark is a "flap-over" style Messenger Bag, crafted from high quality leather in natural colours. Two roomy interior compartments with a zippered pocket in the divider. An exterior zippered pocket (hidden cleverly under the flap, as well as a large exterior pocket on back back provides lots of extra storage capability. Brass colour hardware accentuates the natural leather shade. Adjustable strap with comfort shoulder slide for easy carrying. Makeba will be your "go to" bag for clasically stylish every day use.
Height: 10 inches
Width: 14 inches
Depth: 4 inches
Handle Drop: 1.5 inches
Strap Length (Adjustable): 44 inches fully extended
A fine quality leather briefcase is an investment that deserves to be treated with care. Consider viewing Martha Stewart's excellent video on how to care for your leatherwear - Suede & Leather Care with Martha Stewart. This video gives terrific tips on how to care for, clean and protect your beautiful bag.
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All our Leather Bags are named after African musicians or musical groups. This Messenger Bag is named after Miriam Makeba, a South African singer and civil rights activist. Nicknamed "Mama Africa", Miriam was the first artist from Africa to popularize African music around the world. Best known for the song "Pata Pata", first recorded in 1957, Miriam recorded and toured with many popular artists, such as Harry Belafonte, and Paul Simon. Here's a link to Miriam singing Pata Pata.
There's another video of Miriam's beautiful singing available via the PRODUCT VIDEO tab. ENJOY!