Stunning Silk Stitch

Stunning Silk Stitch

French c.1920’s silk stitched purse with an enameled frame. The design is atypical for a silk stitched purse. It depicts 18th century French farm scenes instead of the more usual scene of a courting couple. Both sides are different and the designs are highly...
Rare Micro Petit Point Winter/Summer

Rare Micro Petit Point Winter/Summer

Type: Micro Petit Point Designer/Maker: Maria Stransky Date/Era: 1940-1950 It is a petit point purse from Maria Stransky made in 40 shades of grey with black. In the front a summer scene and on the back a winter scene. Leather lining. Very hard to make in only shades...
Celluloid Grasshoppers Purse

Celluloid Grasshoppers Purse

Type: Celluloid and cloth purse Material(s): Celluloid purse and rayon fabric bag Designer/Maker: Unknown Markings: None Origin: Unknown Date or Era: 1920s Description:  While the frame is from the 1920s, the cloth bag is from later. The fabric is rayon and the...
1920s Silk And Beaded Clutch

1920s Silk And Beaded Clutch

  Type: Clutch Material(s): Silk, beads Designer/Maker: Unknown Markings: Fabric label says Made In France Origin: Made in France Date or Era: 1920s Dimensions: 7 inches wide, 4.75 inches tall . Descriptions:  Clutch made in 1920s France. Art Deco abstract...
Art Deco Purse

Art Deco Purse

Type: Art Deco Enamel Frame Material: Enamel frame, wool bag Designer/Maker: unknown Date/Era: 1930's This was a gift to Elaine Osowiecky.  It arrived, unexpectedly, in the mail as a 'thank you' from a friend whom Elaine had helped in a big way.  Beautiful enamel...