Lovely little purse in silk embroidered with Italian white glass beads, entirely handmade, refined gilt and carved metal clasp with decorations characteristic of the period style as well as the central ornament on each side.
Second half 19th century
15 x 10 cm
Rare collector’s item.
Very good condition given its age, not cleaned, normal age-related signs, a few missing beads (see condition on detailed photos).
Very secure shipping via Colissimo, insured and tracked, with signature required upon receipt.
- Bourse d’Opéra Théâtre Cocktail
- Soie brodée de perles de verre Italien et métal doré
- Art Nouveau
- Estimated Period
- Second half 19th century
- Country of Origin
- Excellent condition - barely used with minimal signs of aging & wear