Bronze Hand Beaded Purse with Tortoise Lucite Top, ca Late 1940s - Early 1950s

$125.00 USD

Quantity

Materials

  • Satin
  • Beads
  • Brass
  • Lucite
99
This pretty little purse is in very good vintage condition: all of the beautiful beading appears to be intact, and there are no rips, tears or holes. The Lucite shows a bit of age appropriate scuffing, but this is not easily discernible; the underside of the Lucite, however, has a few more visible scuffs and scratches, but again, this is not discernible when the purse is worn. The interior grey silky satin lining has a small compartment, complete with a mirror tucked inside - this lining needs to be tacked back; this is easily done with glue. The brass catch is in excellent working condition and shows a minute amount of age appropriate discoloration.

The measurements are approximate:
height: 5"
width: 8.5 "
strap: 6.5" high, when extended

This purse would certainly finish off your contemporary or vintage ensemble and would be a wonderful addition to your vintage purse collection; it is a fine example of 1940s - 1950s fashion.

NOTE: If you are outside the contiguous US, please contact me prior to purchasing so I can determine the shipping cost.

Please take a moment to peruse my other vintage clothing and accessories listings, and do check out my website: retropolitan.net
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