Fabulous sterling silver Art Nouveau purse. Exquisite silver openwork frame, with detailed dolphins in the center and on each side. The center dolphin is standing on his tail, with it curling around him. The two dolphins on either side appear to be swimming on leafy plumes of ocean waves. Sterling silver mesh and carry chain. This is a very high quality sterling purse. The frame has been lightly polished, and the sterling mesh could be polished if you desire a shiny look. It is fully hallmarked on the back with sterling marks for Birmingham, England. It has the date letter for 1911. It is monogrammed on the back, A.M. Rymal in script and has the maker's mark, SJD. It measures 10 3/4" overall including the carry chain. The purse measures 4 1/8" wide and 5" in length. It is in excellent condition, with no damage and no losses. Dated 1911.