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Purses

Purses have been recognizable since the eighteenth century, when leather and needlework purses were preferred. Beaded purses became popular in the nineteenth century, went out of style, but are again in use. Mesh purses date from the 1880s and are still being made. More distinctive purses were made by famous designers like Dior and Balenciaga after 1945, but before then, especially during the two World Wars, purses were practical. 

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PursesSterling SilverDance Card Holder, Engraved, Hinged Lid, Leather Box, c.1890, 3 1/2 x 2 1/2 In., Illustrated2008Login / Create Account for Price
PursesMeshSterling Silver, Engraved Frame, Flowers, Ball-Shaped Tassels, c.1900, 6 x 5 In., Illustrated2008Login / Create Account for Price
PursesMeshSilver, Loop Handle, Whiting & Davis, 8 7/8 x 5 1/4 In., Illustrated2008Login / Create Account for Price
PursesMeshSilver, Art Deco, Brown, Tan, Pink, Chain Links, Whiting & Davis, 5 x 7 1/2 In., Illustrated2008Login / Create Account for Price
PursesLinenCrewel Work Flowers & Leaves, 8 x 10 1/4 In., Illustrated2008Login / Create Account for Price
PursesFabricWoman Tending Garden, Applied Plastic Gems, Sequins, 1960s, 12 In., Illustrated2007Login / Create Account for Price
PursesBeadedSeed Bead Strands, Pull String Closure, Victorian, Illustrated2007Login / Create Account for Price
PursesBeadedPersian Style, Engraved Vines, Sapphire Cabochon Clasp, Tiffany, 8 1/2 x 6 1/2 x 15 In., Illustrated2008Login / Create Account for Price
PursesBeadedFloral, Jeweled Metal Frame, 10 In., Illustrated2007Login / Create Account for Price
PursesBeadedFloral, Embossed Frame, Windmill, Man & Woman, 10 In., Illustrated2007Login / Create Account for Price
PursesWooden Glitter Bugs, Leather Handles, Enid Collins, 1960s, 5 1/2 x 11 In., Illustrated2010Login / Create Account for Price
PursesVelvet Black, Silver Frame & Chain, c.1850, 6 1/2 In. Illustrated2015Login / Create Account for Price
PursesSuedeSilk, Silk Interior, Mirror, Enamel Clasp, Cartier, 7 7/8 In. Illustrated2017Login / Create Account for Price
PursesSuedeLeather Handles, Compact, Mirror, Powder Puff, Elgin American, 1940s, 5 x 4 In. Illustrated2017Login / Create Account for Price
PursesSilver Plate Compact, Coin Holder, Art Nouveau, Chain Handle, 1920s, 3 1/2 x 2 5/8 In. Illustrated2015Login / Create Account for Price
PursesSilk On Linen Pocketbook, Vines, Sarah Mendenhall, Late 18th Century, 4 1/2 In., illustrated2009Login / Create Account for Price
PursesSilk Flowers, Beaded, Austrian Crystal, Shell, Signed, Judith Leiber, 6 1/2 x 4 1/2 In., illustrated2009Login / Create Account for Price
PursesSilk Black, Austrian Crystal, Quartz, Onyx, Signed, Judith Leiber, 8 x 6 x 2 1/2 In., illustrated2009Login / Create Account for Price
PursesSilk Beaded, Semiprecious Stones, Foldover, 5 x 9 In. illustrated2016Login / Create Account for Price
PursesPony HairLeopard Print, Miss Urbanette, Weekender, Dolce & Gabbana, 14 x 20 In. Illustrated2017Login / Create Account for Price
PursesOstrichKelly Bag, Goldtone Hardware, Clochette, Key, Sellier Style, Hermes, 13 In. Illustrated2017Login / Create Account for Price
PursesOstrichBrown, Goldtone Hardware, Lucille De Paris, 7 3/4 x 10 1/2 In. Illustrated2017Login / Create Account for Price
PursesNeedlepointFox Hunt Scene, Leather, Suedette, Satin Lining, c.1953, 15 x 9 In. Illustrated2017Login / Create Account for Price
PursesMinaudiere Snowy Owl, Leather Lining, Chain Strap, Judith Leiber, 5 1/4 In. Illustrated2015Login / Create Account for Price
PursesMinaudiere Enamel, Snake, Leather, Chain Strap, Judith Leiber, 3 x 4 1/2 In. Illustrated2015Login / Create Account for Price


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