This is a fine and unusual Art Deco period French black thick moire handled purse. The silver is bright cut and tooled and hallmarked with French hallmarks. It was retailed by a company called Art Bag Creations in New York and is marked on a satin label. The border of the opening has three rows of carved coral beads. Two smaller rows followed by a row of larger coral beads with silver mounts. The clasp is a carved head of a woman with her hair braided on either side. . You push down on the head and gently open the purse. This is one meant for a collector. Condition is excellent. Circa: 1920s. Dimensions: Length from bottom to head is 7 3/4", To handle 12 1/2", Width at bottom: 7 1/2", at top: 4 1/2".
Art Deco Coral & French Silver Mounted Purse Carved Head Clasp
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