Early 1930s Art Deco Solid Leather and Bakelite Handbag Bag


An early Art Deco Fitted Handbag with intricate, carved Bakelite Decoration in a burnt orange to the front. Solid leather with strong Satin lined interior, still retaining “BRITISH MADE” inner cloth label in great condition. Fully fitted with central, divided “floating” coin purse, dark blue one side and white to other, with strong, snap shut clasp, plus an inner stretch top edge pocket to one side of bag. The purse is suspended as part of the strong gilt on brass upper frame with lift clasp at top. Purse is in exceptional condition, clasp has to be firmly shut to close purse.  Priced accordingly Dimensions approx..: 30cm high overall to peak of handle, 21cm to curved metal top of bag; width base 18cm to 13cm, then half circle curved to central clasp; thickness 4.5cm at base, top opens approx.. 14cm side to side of clasp. England. Circa 1920




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