One open compartment inside with side wall slip pocket. The patent number of 78,124 on listed on the tag was for this. "Metal mesh fabric" filed in 1928 and granted in 1929. Guessing this to be 1930's to 1940's in age. Ready and waiting for your wardrobe or collection - you will love it!
Measurements : Aprox 11" across the bottom x 6" tall x 3" thick at the bottom, from the frame to the middle of the handle arch is about 4" high. Marks : Original fabric tag inside on the pocket reads - ALUMESH BAGS WHITING & DAVIS CO - MADE IN U. A and the patent number mentioned above of 78,124. Condition : Great condition for the age - no damage or quirks to mention.
Very little wear, clasp and hinges all in fantastic working order. View & enlarge photographs to closely inspect fine details and to determine the amount of patina, and/or wear. Most older pieces by nature normally have some degree of both and, unless severe, aren't considered damaged.I will do my best to note anything glaring or distracting. Please utilize the scroll arrows beside the photos to allow yourself the opportunity to view them all. Don't forget to check my other items. ALL OF MY ITEMS HAVE BEEN CAREFULLY STORED IN A SUPER CLEAN, SMOKE FREE ENVIRONMENT. KNOW I ALWAYS PAD AND PACKAGE WITH EXTREME CARE - I MAKE SURE EVERY PARCEL GETS SENT OUT JUST AS I WOULD LIKE TO RECEIVE IT.
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Makes it all seem a bit better if you can find a few things that make you smile and just have pay one flat rate to get them from me to you : NO WORRIES - SMILE AND SHOP AWAY! The item "VINTAGE WHITING & AND DAVIS IVORY ALUMESH LUCITE MOTHER OF PEARL SCALLOPED FRAME" is in sale since Tuesday, April 2, 2019.This item is in the category "Clothing, Shoes & Accessories\Vintage\Vintage Accessories\Bags, Handbags & Cases". The seller is "gwenmariec" and is located in Illinois. This item can be shipped worldwide.