Dating whiting davis enamel mesh purse shroud turin dating
The original carry black cord handle with adjustable metal slide is in fine gently aged vintage condition and securely attached.This awesome compact mesh enameled purse measures 7 & 3/4 in length by 4 at it's widest.The center arena has a raised oval disc that is decorated in black enamel, depicting a colonial couple in period clothing.The silver plate is in very fine condition with only the very slightest rub in the very center, as shown, in person, you can barely see it.This example is in exceptionally fine condition with very little wear or signs of usage to speak of, obviously well cared for since the 1920's.The enamel is intact for the most part and the mesh is well attached to all points and at the frame line.
Before too long she had collected more than 3,000 bags.
First time I offer this one, I'm thrilled about the condition and you will be too.
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WHITING DAVIS baby mesh purse in gray, blue, rose, blue and green, 4" by 6-1/2".
the gold tone frame is stylized flowers and scrolls in a Deco style, circa 1930. Wonderful color illustrations of these mesh bags can be seen in the 1932 Denver Jeweler's Buying Guide.