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French Vintage Evening Bag Handbag Metallic Embroidery Beaded Pearls Gold Silk

About

This lovely handbag was made in France in the late 1910's or early 1920's. The bag has a beautiful faux pearls on the clasp and the frame and is made of a soft gold silk. The bag has tiny gold beads, and the embroidery in done with gold and copper metal thread - truly exquisite. There are some very very small spots that you can see in the photographs that really showed up only when I photographed them - hard to see with the naked eye. The inside silk is starting to deteriorate, but the rest of the bag is strong and beautiful! This bag measures 6 and 1/2" by 8 and 1/4" and the strap has a 6" drop.

Details

  • Material notes

    Silk

    Beadwork

    Embroidery

  • Condition
    Good. Very Good - Lining is starting to deteriorate..
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use.
  • Seller location
    Portland, OR
  • Seller reference number
    1283
  • Reference number
    LU22321498583

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