Small, sweet and uniquely feminine, this black silk antique purse would be a fabulous fashion accessory!
Popular in the early 20th century, this piece features delicate tambour-style chain stitched embroidered flowers on the front and a few on the back, plus small gathers at the top which remain intact.
Original label shows Made in France.
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- One antique embroidered black silk french purse (as shown)
Good vintage condition with age-related wear and discoloration. Gold tone hardware with working filigree clasp all show surface wear and paint loss.The chain handle is tarnished but intact. Interior fabric is discolored with staining due to age and use. Exterior fabric is a bit dusty but in remarkable condition considering age.
- Material: silk, metal
- Color: black body, gold tone metal, colorful embroidery, ivory interior
- Dimensions: about 8" W x 5" H