Merkato Signature Zip Tote

Parker Clay

Crafted from premium Ethiopian full-grain leather, this stylish tote is the perfect size to carry all your essentials (including a 15" laptop) from workday to weekend. The interior of the bag is fully lined and features two slip pockets.

Note: Natural leather has color variations that add to its beautiful patina.


  • 14.5" L x 5" W x 13" H
  • 10" Handle Drop
  • Materials & Care
    • Material: Ethiopian Full-grain Leather, Linen Lining, Natural Brass Zipper Closure
    • Sustainable practices: Parker Clay is a certified B-Corporation located in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. Leather ethically and locally sourced in Ethiopia, with sustainable processes for tanning and preparation. All Parker Clay products are handmade to reduce the environmental impact of industrial processes.
    Style #: MERKATO-BLK
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    Why We Love It

    "This tote is made of smooth, black leather that is sophisticated and chic. It's the perfect size to carry all of my essentials to and from the office. My favorite feature is the zip top—nothing can fall out!"

    Sarah F.

    Stylist, Carmel, IN


    Parker Clay crafts premium bags made from sustainably sourced leather in Ethiopia, while providing dignified employment to uplift women out of exploitation. It's style with a mission, and a brand that truly makes you feel as good as you look.