Stunning motif with blue ribbon design at apex of floral wreath and scattered single flowers.
Gold metal frame with ornate enamel flowers in black and white, set with larger oval hot pink paste stones surrounded by tiny emerald green and mauve rhinestones.
The clasp is in rococo style arabesques with green cabochon glass stones.
The frame supports a floral micro petit point purse that was hand made with 1600 stitches to the square inch or 40 stitches to the inch. The bag front and back are piped in black.
Interior is eau de nil silk crepe with matching cord surround and plisse silk mirror pocket. Shows signs of wear inside and out, frame has slight discolouration to left hand side.
LABEL – None
FABRIC/FIBRE/MATERIAL – Silk, cotton, gold coloured metal
COLOUR – Cream, black, blue, reds and greens
DATE – 1920s
CLOSURE – clasp
CONDITION – Very good vintage condition
Bag width 22cm 8.5”
Bag depth 19.5cm 7.5”
Depth 4cm 1.5”
Strap 44cm 17”
Length from Strap to base of bag 39cm 15”