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Double-Sided Silk Embroidered Purse, Lovers

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All Items: Antiques: Decorative Art: Textiles: Accessories: Pre 1920: item # 1099711

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P. O. Box 5353
Takoma Park, MD 20912

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Double-Sided Silk Embroidered Purse, Lovers

Fantastic early 20th century double-sided silk embroidered bag with a super marcasite and carnelian (either stone or glass) Art Deco clasp. The front features a pair of lovers in a picturesque landscape; he is offering her a flower while a little boy spies on them behind a column. The reverse features knots of flowers. Green silk embroidered handle; cream silk lining with central change purse. Very good condition: blue on back has faded a bit; lining (and lining of handle) is shattered; slight soiling. Measures 8 1/2 by 6 1/2.

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