Oh really? then why are you posting the question in the first place.Don't confuse a "brand name" with matching quality, especially a brand name like LV. Your particular item OBVIOUSLY is not of good quality.
Don't do it.
You will feel the pain when your shell cordovan boots gets abused by the daily duties of a cop.
Unless you are a desk jockey and looking good but functionally useless is your job description
I don't know about Aquascutum, since it went belly up and then sold to some Chinese investors.
Howard Yount carries awesome umbrella, rebadged Italian made ones that are quite nice.
Just suck it up with the shipping. Don't be a cheap ass whining about the price for luxury. It's the price you pay for not living in the great country