Magnificent is this elegant circa 1955 Original Whiting & Davis vintage Puffy Mesh Flapper Evening Bag. Its sheer size is absolutely stunning as this is one of the largest of the Whiting and Davis handbags. The frame and mesh are so brilliant, you will smile with all of the compliments this gem will bring. From the private, Gallery of Gold Collection, this Whiting and Davis is in pristine vintage condition inside and out.
The Nine Curved Flapper frame is beautifully sculpted with the 2909 frame number and has the Whiting & Davis name stamped as well. Open it to see the spotless clean, Peach silk lining. The original stitched, Blue and White tag is present and this is a genuine U.S. made Whiting & Davis. There are two, opposing pockets and both are spotless clean and odor-free, as well.
This gem is spacious enough to carry the largest phablet smartphones AND your essentials with ease.
Looking outside is where this treasure really shines. The Golden mesh just shimmers and has the cool feel and solid weight. This is a very large Whiting and Davis in the full Puffy style and it will make a statement whenever you wear it. All of the mesh shines like a Golden mirror. The frame is intact and the extra-thick, Rope Mesh chain is flawless.
Seldom do you see this particular model, especially with this unique chain. It is indeed, display quality spectacular and will be a crowning touch to your attire and any event you decide to carry it to.
The fine bag measures in at 10 ½” L x 5 ½” H x 4” D and the chain has the formal 4 ½ “drop. Perfect to arm carry.
As always, this fine Whiting & Davis 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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A very rare Whiting and Davis that will make you smile.
1950's Whiting and Davis Gold Mesh Puffy Flapper