This stunning Prestige Evening Bag is truly the most unique and the most rare from this designer, from New York City. The elegant styling of this treasure clearly shows the Parisian influence that remained from the Art-Deco period. As a result, some of the most highly prized handbags were produced for those who could afford high end models such as this outstanding Prestige, which is in pristine condition and from a private collection.
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Made of Black Silk, it is soft, yet firm with that rich feel. The genuine Art-Deco design of this late 1950s Prestige is clearly one of elegance and French inspired. The sheen is absolutely spectacular and has no marks or stains. Even the gussets, they are immaculate. All Prestige handbags were handmade by skilled artisans to the highest quality and that is one of the reasons why today, this beautiful luxurious.
When you first hold it in your hands, you feel the softness of the silk and it has the weight of quality, you know right away that this is a special handbag. Flip the genuine gold-plated rose to see the shimmering Black with Peach Silk lining. The latch is the crowning jewel of this fabulous handbag. It is adorned with four, gleaming rhinestones on the inner petals surrounding six Black gold-tipped balls making the stamen. The effect is remarkable and the entire latch is pristine as a golden mirror, contrary to the pictures. The colors of the spectrum shine brightly.
Below the gold-lettered Prestige name, there is a slip pocket, a pocket for the mirror, and a golden lame trimmed slip pocket. On the mirror, it still has the original silk cover for the touch of elegance and it is signed with the Prestige name. Seldom do you find any handbag, especially one of this vintage with everything intact.
This fine Prestige original is truly an Evening Bag that will accent any formal attire and event and perfect with gloves. It is that nice.
The frame is covered with silk and works smoothly. And the latch closes smoothly with that luxurious sound; that "thoomph, snap of resonance" that only a quality handbag can give. You know that sound. The handle is flawless. On the outside, the Art-Deco lines are evident and are deliberate. This is an evening bag that is a true, very rare collectible and you will not be disappointed with this gorgeous beauty. Today, it can carry the largest “phablet” smartphone with ease.
The dimensions are 7 ½ "L x 7 ½ "H x 2" D and the handle affords the formal 5” drop.
As always, this luxurious Prestige will come to you shipped with the utmost care via USPS Priority Mail with insurance. Never a handling charge, just the exact shipping to your zip code. I ship all over the world and will gladly combine shipping on multiple purchases.
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