Vintage Purses And Bags
Victorian: #Victorian beaded purse.
Hand woven beaded handbag, made between the late 1800's and very early 1900's.
Lovely micro bead, bird purse. Barbara Jones Collection.
Vintage Hand Beaded Purse made by Haudenosaunee (Iroquois Confederacy), circa 1850
Large Whiting and Davis Enamel Mesh Purse Two Large Green Jewels, marked "El Sah" 1920s
The beaded bag has a distinct Egyptian Revival theme. So do the hooks where the celluloid chain attaches to the frame. But the birds are a stylized version of the Kiwi.
Antique French silver frame beaded purse with swans,
Art Deco beaded bag, celluloid frame with birds, beadwork features lotus flowers, 1920's, Egyptian Revival