A vintage mesh bag featuring Venetian lace fringe at the bottom. This is a wrist bag with a woven strap that tightens around your wrist with an embossed slide. The frame narrows at the top with the mesh body widening at the bottom. This is were we see the exquisite 'lace' swag fringe interspersed with trailing tassels.
The frame has a sapphire jeweled closure. Inside we see the stamped hallmark of Whiting and Davis. This design was patented and is c. 1920s.
The entire length from strap to bottom of purse is 14 inches. The purse along measures just over 8 inches in length, 1 1/2 inches wide at the top and 3 inches wide at the bottom. In lovely vintage condition with no breaks or repairs in the mesh. It is tight to the embossed frame ready to wear to your next formal event.
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