Micro Beaded Figural

Micro Beaded Figural

Micro beaded figural purse, from the collection of Kim Stonecipher. This purse was by Julius Frankl. Design description is from Sabina Schurenberg: The man is holding a stick decorated with flowers (roses).  This kind of stick indicates that the man is coming on...
Sioux Beaded Doctor’s Bag

Sioux Beaded Doctor’s Bag

  Lakota Sioux Beaded Doctors Bag. c.1900 Fully beaded bag with use of lazy stitch beading decorated with various Sioux geometric forms as well as butterflies.  Rather than thread, the beading was done with sinew. The Lakota would trade for European beads in the...
Micro Beaded Figural Lorelei

Micro Beaded Figural Lorelei

Type: Micro Beaded on Jeweled Frame Material(s): Beads Designer/Maker: Unknown Markings: none Date or Era: 1920's Dimensions:  8-1/2 x 14-1/4 Description:  Larger size, this likely started out as a reticule or drawstring.  Along the way a jeweled frame was added.  The...
Celluloid Lid Beaded Vanity Purse

Celluloid Lid Beaded Vanity Purse

Type: Celluloid Frame Material(s): Celluloid, Beaded Designer/Maker: Unknown Markings: Unknown Origin: Unknown Date or Era: 1930s Dimensions:  unknown Descriptions: Collection of Amy...
Micro Beaded Venetian Figural Scenic

Micro Beaded Venetian Figural Scenic

  Type: Micro Beaded Venetian Figural Scenic Material(s): micro beaded Designer/Maker: Unknown Markings: Unknown Origin: Unknown Date or Era: 1920s Dimensions:  unknown Description: Micro beaded double-sided scenic purse of Venice, with a mosaic frame and chain...