TWELVE BEADED TINY PURSES, All worked in multi-color glass or glass & metallic beads: 9 w/ hinged frames, either brass or cut steel; 3 missing frame or drawstring top; t/w 1 gold metal bead drawstring crochet purse, fair-good.
Antique Beaded Purse Collection - Mounted and Framed
View this item and discover similar evening bags and minaudières for sale at - Art Nouveau style beaded evening bag.The frame and the beads are gun metal grey on a black background. The clasp is a floral design with a small butterfly.
Beaded Handbag, made in United States, circa My mother had a beaded vintage purse and it was never carried, but it fascinated me ALL OF MY LIFE! When mother died, we couldn't find it. I guess that it rotted and she threw it away! What a shame!