This leather messenger bag is hand crafted from local cowhide that has been manufactured in a local tannery using the same methods and techniques that were used 100 years ago. The messenger bag is crafted from 4,2 mm thick leather for extra hardness and durability. Overall this messenger bag consists of 12 leather components. The bag has an extra inner pocket for tablet. The leather is dyed with Fiebings professional oil dye. Afterwards it's treated with palm leaf wax and heated beeswax that gives it a vintage look. It is finished using acrylic leather sheen to protect against moisture. The messenger bag is hand stitched using a 3 cord, 1mm thick linen thread. It has antique finish high quality brass hardware.