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American Sterling Chain Mesh Purse Vintage Hand Bag

American Sterling Chain Mesh Purse Vintage Hand Bag

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Directory: Antiques: Decorative Art: Metals: Silver: Pre 1920: Item # 1253249

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Westwillow Antiques
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We are offering for sale this roaring 1920's sterling silver purse, with finger ring. It is drawstring type, you can pull it have two handles, or to make it longer, use one handle. It also has a finger ring, that is hallmarked STERLING. It has mesh fringe on the top, with small beads hanging. There is also beads hanging from the bottom. All the loops and chains are sterling silver. This flapper style bag, measures 8 ½ long x 6 inches wide, it weighs 247 grams. The chain when both chain handles are used, it measure 9 inches past the bag. I have never seen one quite the same as this purse, it is unique. It probably was made in the USA around 1920 – 1925. We ship with, buyer pays shipping.