ANTIQUE ART NOUVEAU GILT FILIGREE PURSE WITH IRIDESCENT GLASS BEADS! ESTATE FIND


ANTIQUE ART NOUVEAU GILT FILIGREE PURSE WITH IRIDESCENT GLASS BEADS! ESTATE FIND

BEAUTIFUL ANTIQUE ART NOUVEAU GILT FILIGREE METALPURSE HANDLE WITH IRIDESCENT GLASS BEAD BAG!I RECENTLY ACQUIRED A SMALL ESTATE COLLECTION OF VINTAGE AND ANTIQUE FINE & COSTUME JEWELRY AND ASSORTED PERSONAL ITEMS. MANY ARE QUITE RARE AND ALL ARE IN WONDERFUL CONDITION. THIS LADY TRAVELED THE WORLD AND THEREFORE HAD MANY UNIQUE & FINE ITEMS! LISTED FOR AUCTION TODAY IS A STUNNING ART NOUVEAU PURSE. IT IS UN-MARKED GILT FILIGREE MEASURING 5 3/8″ WIDE X 1 1/2″ ACROSS. IT FEATURES A 1 3/4″ OPENWORK HALF CIRCLE WITH FLOWERS . THE PAPERCLIP CHAIN MEASURES ABOUT 13″. THE BODY OF THE PURSE IS IRIDESCENT PINK/COPPER GLASS BUGLE BEADS WITH 2″ LOOPED FRINGE. IT IS LINED WITH GREEN SILK THAT HAS BECOME QUITE TATTERED. THE BEADED SECTION IS IN VERY VERY NICE CONDITION AND HAS COME LOOSE FROM THE FRAME, COULD EASILY BE RE-ATTACHED. WHAT A REMARKABLE CREATION!! CAN ONLY IMAGINE WHAT PARTIES AND AFFAIRS THIS PURSE HAS SEEN!!