What is the name of this Large Dooney Satchel?

Good Afternoon Paula,
I realize that you’re busy, but I need your expertise with a matter concerning an old Dooney & Bourke Satchel that I own. I have NOT been able to find one anywhere on the web, at least this size. It is big 21.5 in long. Can you assist with the name of this particular one? I would be greatly appreciative for any help you can provide. Again, thank you
 Best Wishes,
Peter
D&B Closeup D&B Top D&B2 Dooney&Burke 1Hi Peter,
What you have is the R 93 Gladstone Duffel Bag
Height 14″ Length 22″ and Width 10 1/2″
The Gladstone Collection  is made of Dooney & Bourke’s All Weather, water-repellent leather. There are hand-stitched handles, reinforced gussets, solid brass feet on the bottom, extended zippers for easy access and solid brass locks for security.
It has one inside pocket with four compartments and one inside pocket with two compartments.
There was originally an attached luggage tag, an adjustable, detachable shoulder strap with a pad.
The drop length of the shoulder strap is 24″.
In my 1992 catalog it sold for $770.
Here is a photo of one of its smaller cousins, the R90 Small Gladstone Satchel.
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I hope this has been helpful.
Paula
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Dooney & Bourke Handbags – What is Drop Length?

Authentic Made in USA Dooney & Bourke AWL Vintage Saddle Bag

Drop length relates to the length of the shoulder strap on a purse.  Specifically, it is the distance from the top of the folded shoulder strap to the top of the bag as shown in this photo.

We started out using Dooney & Bourke’s measurements from their vintage catalogs but have recently found that many of those measurements were inaccurate, so from our item #598 and up, we are using the following method:

We buckle the strap on its longest setting and then its shortest setting and report those two measurements.

I’d like to update all of our older pages to this new, more useful method but time constraints don’t allow that right now. So, if you are looking at a bag on our site that has an item number under #598 and you are concerned about the strap length, feel free to write me and I’ll measure, let you know the actual measurements, and update that bag’s page.

Authentic Made in USA Dooney & Bourke Cavalry Body Bag