This is a French 1920's Silver & Gold Beaded Hand Bag. Even the beige/cream lining is in great condition. It is marked " Made in France " on the inside Gold/Brass/Copper Purse Frame. It has no missing beads that we are aware of / or can see. It has a Diamond design on the front and back. This Beaded Bag is 3 & 1/4" by 4 & 1/4" and is 13 1/2" in Total length from the handle to the end of the hanging beads on the bottom. It has the original chain ( 11 1/2" in length ) and (26) strings of beads hanging below. Beaded bags are so difficult to find in excellent condition as they usually have many issues from not being handled properly. This one has been handled and stored properly, with TLC care and was never abused.
Antique Sterling Silver, Jewelry, Napkin Rings, Victorian Objects