A fabulous vintage needlepoint purse with a gorgeous floral design.
The silk needlepoint is very well executed with precise, even stitches.
Vivid colors with green foliage are beautiful on the soft beige and black background, both sides have the same design.
Great attention to detail- even the gusset is embroidered with a row of flowers and foliage.
It has a gold metal frame with a cross over clasp that is set with green glass cabochons, the chain handle is 11".
The inside has a rosy beige silk grosgrain lining, there is one small slide pocket and change purse with a snap closure.
The purse measures 6.5" across the top of the frame, 7" across the widest part by 5" with a 1" gusset.
The condition is mint, no visible damage or wear, clean inside and out, it looks as if it was never used. The (detached but present) label says 'Genuine Petit Point Handmade'.
A lovely and very wearable vintage purse c1940s.
Please view the large photos for the best clarity and detail.
I offer layaway on all items purchased for full retail price. In general my layaway terms are 1/3 down and 1/3 in 30 days and the last 1/3 in 60 days. I am flexible so if you are interested please ask me and we can work out a payment plan that suits you. Items ship when payment is complete and cleared. Items purchased on layaway are not eligible for return.