Vintage Jean Studer, Riedt-Erlen Buffalo hide backpack/day pack, leather straps
What a fantastic pack this is! Made from Tanned Buffalo hide in California in 1949 and it looks like new. It has a tag by the maker Jean Studer, Riedt-Erlen, I was told was made especially as a gift for the lawyer I got it from you may never see another like this.It has been expertly designed for easy and comfortable use. One strap has a quick disconnect shown in photo for easy of putting it and off, 2 padded pads on the bottom back to ride on lower back keep the hair off your back. You can remove the wood dowel couple straps in the hinge and you have a day pack! Lined with heavy duty and canvas 3 separate compartments. . It will expand to hold more than looks like never used or stretched, but is still soft not dried out it will after much use will last many generations from now will be true family heirloom.