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3 Antique Beaded Purses

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Start price: $10

Estimated price: $50 - $100

Buyer's premium: 18%

Group of 3 Antique Edwardian Beaded Purses. The group includes 1 antique French made Edwardian small wrist purse by Metro Bag Works featuring a fully beaded shell of milk glass seed beads with peach and blue silk embroidery in scroll work motifs. As well as a brass hinged frame that was originally silver plated and a chain handle. The bag measures 5” wide by 4.5” high by 1” deep and is lined in a thin white silk. It is in fair condition with losses to the original silver finish, and portions of the top of the bag coming unsewn from the frame. 1 antique Edwardian fully beaded purse featuring multicolored floral wreaths with a butterfly at its center on a grey background, as well as a twisted loop beaded fringe and a printed cotton brocade lining in shades of teal and mauve. The purse measures 7.5” wide by 9” high with a 1.5” fringe. The bag is in fair condition and is missing its metal frame top, there are also several missing fringe loops. 1 antique c1920 beaded navy blue silk drawstring purse featuring colorful seed bead designs in a scroll work floral pattern in shades of blue, green, purple, and more. As well as a beaded loop bottom fringe. The bag has a ribbed teal silk lining with a rose pattern. The bag measures 6” wide by 8” high with a 1” trim. The purse is in fair/poor condition with the silk shell beginning to shatter in several places also with, fading, and discoloration. The beading however is in good condition. If you have any doubt, please ask questions! We will provide extra pictures, or can schedule an in person or video conference preview at your convenience. In house Flat Rate Shipping of $20 is a domestic shipping estimate for first lot and includes insurance. We will gladly combine multiple lots for your convenience and economy. Each additional lot we can pack in the same box is $5 each. Please feel free to contact us with any questions or for an International Shipping Quote BEFORE the auction.