1950s Tortoise Shell Lucite Box Purse

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Spectacular 1950s tortoise-shell-look Lucite box purse. The handbag features a rectangular body composed of amber-tone tortoiseshell Lucite, accented with stamped gold-tone filigree details, and is supported on the bottom by four gold-tone spherical ball feet. The filigree depicts a five-petaled flower as well as ornate flourishes, both in relief. The elongated, amber-tone handle of the purse is affixed to the body of the purse with teardrop-shaped hardware. The purse features a twist lock with a pull tab closure. All hardware is gold-tone.

Height: 4, Width: 5 3/4, Depth: 4 1/2, Drop: 5 3/4, Total Length: 10 inches

*All MRS Couture garments and accessories have been professionally cleaned and thoroughly checked before shipping. They are ready to wear upon arrival.

Details

  • Designer
    Unknown
  • Brand
    Unknown
  • Place of Origin
    United States
  • Period
    1950-1959
  • Material Notes
    Acrylic
  • Condition
    Good. Good to excellent.
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use
  • Dimensions
    4 in. H x 5.75 in. W x 4.5 in. D x 10 in. L
    10 cm H x 15 cm W x 11 cm D x 25 cm L
  • Length
    10 in. (25 cm)
  • Dealer Location
    Houston, TX
  • Reference Number
    LU10322011623
About the Seller

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Located in Houston, TX

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