Jeff Sims Antiques
Jeff Sims Antiques is located in Bury St. Edmunds, United Kingdom
Exquisite Parisian Silver Gilt Expanding Purse
REF: KW56 / LA320202
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An exquisite silver gilt chain link purse from a great Parisian retailer. This fabulous example has an expanding central collar,a chain link body and base terminal. The top opens via a bayonet fitting and is set with a Mother-of-pearl cap. Retailed by Risler and Carre, their premises were at 16 Faubourg St. Honore - a prestigious and sought after address in the Designer Retail District of Paris. Here presented in the original box, it is a quality and eye catching example.
Diameter (open) :- 5.3 cms. Diameter (closed) :- 2.4 cms.
Jeff Sims Antiques has clarified that the Exquisite Parisian Silver Gilt Expanding Purse (LA320202) is genuinely of the period declared with the date/period of manufacture being c1880
Excellent, with no breaks, holes or dents. The lid closes well. There are a few missing studs to the surround on the lid, commensurate with age and use.
Postage £8.00 UK £16.00 Worldwide
This Exquisite Parisian Silver Gilt Expanding Purse is located in Bury St. Edmunds, United Kingdom