Up for your consideration is an ANTIQUE / Vintage signed WHITING and DAVIS ART DECO Mesh Purse. It is signed whiting and Davis on the inside of the handle. The other side of the handle has an engraved name of MERCEDES WELLDE, probably a woman of means as these were not inexpensive. It is hand painted with soft watercolors in blue, purple and green against a gray background.The mesh is super fine and in great condition. This purse/ evening bag even comes with its original mirror. It has a gold frame with a chain handle that has a 6 drop. The inside lining looks like silk and is mostly attached to the frame.
Please see the photo that shows the close-up of this. It measures approximately 8" tall x 5" wide. The item "Art Deco Whiting and Davis TIGHT Mesh purse WATERCOLOR BAG FLAPPER GIRL" is in sale since Sunday, April 15, 2018.
This item is in the category "Clothing, Shoes & Accessories\Vintage\Vintage Accessories\Bags, Handbags & Cases". The seller is "projectdesign" and is located in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania. This item can be shipped worldwide.