Here is a beautiful vintage black faille fabric octagon vanity purse by Lin Bren. It is from the 1950s and is in excellent condition. The eight-sided outside is excellent. The gold tone metal has nice shine and very little loss of color. The purse is a wristlet, in perfect condition. The two sides open up. One side is all open for your items. The other side is a compact with a glass mirror top, gold tone top that opens to a sifter loose powder compact with a "Lin Bren" puff. There is a bit of powder still in the well. All parts are in excellent condition. Measurements are 5 inches wide and 4 1/2 inches round and the handle is 1/2 inches wide and 5 inch drop.