This stunning Nicholas Reich Framed Kelly Handbag is one of the most unique to be found. Made of velvet soft Calfskin Suede and set off by elegant, gleaming gold tone metalwork, it is a sight to behold. Nicholas Reich was a maker of ultra-fine, high end handbags from New York City and was well known for creating designs that were, and still coveted to this day. This late-1950’s gem is from the private collection and it is in pristine condition with no issues. It is museum quality.
When you first hold it, you will feel the velvet richness of the flawless suede. Lift the snap to see the spotless clean and odor-free Bronze satin lining. There is a golden trimmed, slip pocket, a vintage solid brass, Kent zippered security pocket, and a slip pocket just below with the signature above all.
Made from gleaming solid brass with an inlay, the frame extends three-quarters down the side affording you wide and easy access with the suede covering the hinges for that elegant touch. The handle is also flawless and has a stud on each end. No wear and all of the stitches are intact. The overall quality is astounding.
The frame is smooth, clean, and shines with blinding brilliance. There is no wear on the bottom or corners. This is very rare collectible from an era of style that was truly golden. This beauty is perfect to carry with to any event daytime or evening, formal or dress, with vintage attire, and will clearly show your impeccable taste. Truly glamorous with gloves.
Dimensions are 12”L x 6 ½ “H x 3”D. The handle affords a 6” drop.
As always, this beautiful Nicholas Reich will come to you shipped with the utmost care via USPS Priority Mail or your choice of shippers indicated 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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