In earler days when travel was more sedate and elegant- often in open touring vehicle- you would strap your bags to an outside luggage rack onthe back of your vehicle. Of course a protection from the elements was a need for often exquisite calf skin, crocodile or white velom suitcases of the era. Our recreation of these custom fitted foul weather and dustcovers made especially for our bags are made of canvas just as they were in those days gone by.Fully washable and often personalised with stencilled initials to order.   MATERIAL Made from heavy duty 510g 100% cotton canvas, Oil impregnated pull up bovine leather. Our bags are lined with interior pockets and feature solid brass YKK zips and heavy duty buckles.