Whiting & Davis Art Deco Gold Mesh & Black Enamel Purse 1940's Flapper Evening Handbag RARE
This is an elegant vintage 1940's Art Deco style Whiting & Davis black enamel and gold mesh flapper evening purse.
The purse measures approximately 6 inches across, and from the top of the frame to the bottom is approximately is 9 inches in length.
The pretty gold tone bar and link chain handle adds an additional 15 1/2 inch drop from the top of the frame.
The frame is gold tone in color with a black enamel accent on one side of the frame.
The satin lining is in wonderful condition; with no rips, tears, stains or damage.
There is some light scuffing to the frame; as well some very minimal enamel loss. No dents or other serious damage to note. The pretty gold mesh does have a very faint patina.
The clasp is in perfect condition, and it snaps shut well.
This is a nice larger sized purse that will hold more then the average mesh purses we have seen.
It is hallmarked with the Whiting and Davis tag sewn into the lining, as well as the "Whiting & Davis" stamp in the inside frame of the purse.
This is truly a timeless and classic piece that is sure to attract attention. A great evening bag or special occasion purse.
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