10s Micro Beaded Purse With Lilacs and Jeweled Enameled Frame

SKU: 00673-001
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From the 1910s, an antique micro beaded purse. 

- beautiful example of art nouveau style
- lilacs in bright purples, pinks, and white adorn both sides 
- frame engraved all around, with various stones, jewels, and enamel on front 
- decorative chain handle has floral findings and more stones 
- ornate kiss lock closure 
- hand-stitched, with cream fabric interior with slip pocket

Our expert dates this beautiful handbag to WWI era, specifically 1918. 

Labels: none

Materials: glass beads, genuine stone and glass embellishments, metal frame, hand-stitched fabric lining

Condition: only flaws are two tiny areas of bead loss on the back side of purse near the frame (repairable with clear glass beads), a small chip in the enamel at one corner, and light foxing to the lining (see photos)

9"/22.5cm high, 7.5"/19cm wide at bottom, 7"/17.5cm handle drop

Our items are not newly manufactured "vintage style" pieces. They are true vintage, at least 30 years old. Please read condition report provided above.

Notes: Significant shipping overages (where applicable) will be refunded. International customers are responsible for any taxes or import fees.


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