Leather satchel used by Sydney James Wallace Eve, circa 1930s.

Object Type
Personal effects/Travel and leather goods/Bag
Date Used
Circa 1930s
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Object Detail

Brief Description
A lockable, leather according-style briefcase with a set of keys used by James Sydney Wallace Eve, the honorary secretary of the Australian British Empire Games Committee. The satchel is made out of brown leather and features two lockable buckles, fastening a flap with gold embossed initials "J S W EVE" in the centre. A handle is attached at the top by metal fixtures, under the flap is one zipped compartment and one open compartment. A set of small silver metal keys accompanies the satchel, with "CHENEY / MADE IN ENGLAND" inscribed on both sides.
1 - Satchel
2 - Set of keys
Date Used
Circa 1930s
In storage
Registration No
Credit Line
Kindly donated by Commonwealth Games Australia




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