This is a stunning antique beaded handbag or purse with an elaborate filigree clasp and a beaded strap handle. The country of original is not marked but it is probably French. The design is done primarily in black and royal blue beads with taupe beaded accents. As the photos reflect the bead work is in excellent condition. The purse measures 12 1/4" from the top of the strap placed straight up to the bottom; from the clasp to the bottom is 8", and the width across from side to side is 6.
The inside lining is a blue silk, in great condition, and note the applied grosgrain ribbon flowers! The clasp, which is part of the frame, closes tightly so this bag is ready to either display or use for evenings.
FREE scheduling, supersized images and templates. The item "GORGEOUS ANTIQUE LINED BEADED HAND BAG PURSE With FILIGREE FRAME X-COND" is in sale since Saturday, December 07, 2013.
This item is in the category "Clothing, Shoes & Accessories\Vintage\Vintage Accessories\Bags, Handbags & Cases". The seller is "hofl" and is located in Van Nuys, California. This item can be shipped to United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Denmark, Romania, Slovakia, Bulgaria, Czech republic, Finland, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Estonia, Australia, Greece, Portugal, Cyprus, Slovenia, Japan, China, Sweden, South Korea, Indonesia, Taiwan, South africa, Thailand, Belgium, France, Hong Kong, Ireland, Netherlands, Poland, Spain, Italy, Germany, Austria, Russian federation, Israel, Mexico, New Zealand, Philippines, Singapore, Switzerland, Norway, Saudi arabia, Ukraine, United arab emirates, Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain, Croatia, Malaysia, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Costa rica, Panama, Trinidad and tobago, Guatemala, Honduras, Jamaica, Antigua and barbuda, Aruba, Belize, Dominica, Grenada, Saint kitts and nevis, Saint lucia, Montserrat, Turks and caicos islands, Barbados, Bangladesh, Bermuda, Brunei darussalam, Bolivia, Ecuador, Egypt, French guiana, Guernsey, Gibraltar, Guadeloupe, Iceland, Jersey, Jordan, Cambodia, Cayman islands, Liechtenstein, Sri lanka, Luxembourg, Monaco, Macao, Martinique, Maldives, Nicaragua, Oman, Peru, Pakistan, Paraguay, Reunion.