Ladys Slipper Vintage Victorian Purse

Victorian c. 1850s Mico Beaded Chatelaine Purse / Beaded Reticule

$134.99

Description

This is a lovely, little Victorain c.1850s,  mico beaded, chatelaine purse.

The little purse is made on an open top , oblong pouch with a tassel end and silk ribbon hanger that has a hook sewn into bow.

The bag is made with a beige backing and has micro pearlized, clear, white, yellow, greens, pink, black and gold beads in a small flower pattern . The interior is muslin lined.

This bag came out of a nice collection of bags from the Connecticut estate of a mom and two daughers. The bags were handmade in multiples of 3 , one each , as beading lessons I believe.

The condition is very nice for it’s age.  It has overall light wear .

The purse measures: 8 1/4″ total length/ 4″ bag length/ 2 3/4″ bag width/ 3″ silk ribbon handle length/ 1″ beaded tassel length.

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