Antique Art Nouveau crocheted chatelaine handbag with steel beads with silver plated repousse frame and lined with leather. hbvc713
Antique Art Nouveau crocheted chatelaine handbag with steel beads with
A beautifully made linen thread crocheted handbag set in a silver plated repousse frame. There are tiny steel beads worked into the crochet in a geometric pattern. The lining is in surprisingly good condition made of butter-soft tan leather with a small coin pocket. The frame is silver plated with an Art Nouveau repousse design and has a tight functional clasp. A tiny bit of tearing at the corners that meet the frame. And a few faint stains on the outside and inside. Otherwise in good condition. 7-1/2 by 5 inches. chain is 8 inches long.