RARE Vintage 1920's Silver Whiting & Davis Gate Top Purse Art Deco
Utterly exquisite vintage Whiting & Davis 1920's art deco silver mesh gate top bag, in truly beautiful condition. These fantastic accordion opening beggars purse bags are extremely rare, especially in such wonderful sparkling condition. This early twentieth century bag is a beauty, and quite the conversation piece. The external silver mesh is shiny, clean and bright, with such a wonderful shimmer and shine. The silver cap top is bright, clean and shiny, with a wonderful art deco sunburst engraved pattern. The interior gray lining is well attached to the frame, and is nice and clean. It has a lovely silver snake chain handle, which is also nice and shiny. It has the Whiting & Davis label on the interior lining. This beautiful piece has obviously been loved and extremely well cared for over the years. This lovely bag measures 5 inches from the top of the cap to the bottom of the bag. The chain adds a further 6 inch drop. The accordion style gate top opens wide up to 3.5 inch diameter - perfect for your essentials - lipstick, powder, etc.
Pure art deco glamour, perfect for a wedding or formal occasion. These gate top beggars purses are so evocative of the art deco era, and so elegant on the wrist. This is a truly gorgeous vintage purse. A rare collectors piece that will continue to increase in value over the coming years. These vintage Whiting & Davis mesh gate top bags are becoming harder and harder to find, particularly in such incredible clean bright condition.
The item "RARE Vintage 1920's Silver Whiting & Davis Gate Top Purse Art Deco" is in sale since Friday, October 19, 2018. This item is in the category "Clothing, Shoes & Accessories\Vintage\Vintage Accessories\Bags, Handbags & Cases". The seller is "xespeed1963" and is located in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. This item can be shipped worldwide.
- Brand: Whiting & Davis
- Style: Purse
- Decade: 1920s
- Color: Silver
- Original/Reproduction: Original
- Look: Art Deco
- Modified Item: No