1920'S WHITING & DAVIS PURSE BAG FLORAL DRESDEN MESH PURSE. Lovely pristine painted floral Whiting and Davis Dresden mesh bag, dating to the early 20thc. Made with very small metal mesh with pastel colored florals, same design both sides.
With gold tone frame with art deco designs, chain handle. In over all excellent condition. The front and back of bag all intact with no breaks to design. Measures 8-1/2" high and 5" wide across frame and 5-1/2 at base of purse.
This bag has a sturdy metal frame and clasp. Stamped with the WHITING AND DAVIS mark on one side of the inside frame edge. Also still retaining its original box with round mirror, and with the Whiting and Davis insignia on original box.
This is the heirloom bag you will pass down through your generations. What a spectacular gift this would make for someone special!
Our merchandise is collectible and is not new and has lived a long and eventful life. We do not launder or dryclean unless stated in listing, and most times have been in storage for many years picking up old age storage oxidation spots. Remember antique fabrics most always has some sort of flaw from being around so many years. Every effort has been made to describe our items as accurately as possible including flaws and imperfections to the best of our ability. We mention any marks or stains that are noticed, in the listing.
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Circa means "about the time" and usually references a 10 year period. We do not mark merchandise values below value or mark items as gifts' - US and International government regulations prohibit such behavior.Thank you for your interest about this item. The item "20'S WHITING & DAVIS PURSE BAG FLORAL DRESDEN MESH PURSE" is in sale since Tuesday, January 10, 2017.
This item is in the category "Clothing, Shoes & Accessories\Vintage\Vintage Accessories\Bags, Handbags & Cases". The seller is "oldthreads" and is located in Franklinville, New York. This item can be shipped worldwide.