SOLD! 1900's 1920's Multi Colored Beaded Purse with Carved Celluloid Frame Amazing
This antique royal blue and multi colored beaded late 1900's to 1920's purse is stunning! It is a large beaded purse with a beautiful intricate pattern in multiple colors on both sides and is embellished with carved powder blue celluloid buttons. Three on each side of the purse. It has a rounded fringe bottom and the purse's frame and closure is of Amazing carved celluloid. The closure is a beautiful carved basket of flowers. The lining on the inside I believe is original and in beautiful excellent condition with no holes or tears. It also has its original mirror in it's silk lining pouch. The silk pouch is not in excellent condition but I would say in good condition and still very usable. Mirror is beveled with only minor silver loss. The pouch also has a pocket to place your money in.
The purse is in excellent vintage condition with NO beading or fringe loss.
Celluloid is in excellent condition with no chips, crack, breaks or repairs.
Length from top of handle to bottom of fringe - 19"
Length of the purse body- 11"
Width at the top- 7"
Width at widest point- 8"
Buttons- 1" long x 1/2" wide
Clasp- 1 1/2" x 1 1/2"
Because of the value of this piece it will ship Priority Mail with tracking and insurance.