Beaded Purse, Victorian Revival Black Blue and Dark Red Beaded Evening Purse, Vintage Purse


Shipping to United States: Free

This formal beaded purse is a gorgeous reproduction and representation of the beautiful Victorian Era. The colors of the beads on this purse are black, blue and dark red (please note that the colors of this purse are much darker than the photos. As an example, the reds are more of a maroon in color and more subdued).

This purse measures approximately 6.5 inches in length, from top of the frame to the bottom of the beaded bag. Width is approximately 5.5 inches wide with some expansion. The Chatelaine chain 48 inches in total and is a beautiful silver interlocking decorative chain. The frame of this purse is gorgeous with elaborate designed metal work of flowers, vines, leaves and other filigree work. The clasp is a snap in ball clasp that is so very quaint.

Inside the purse is black cloth material with a pocket and an attached padded mirror. Very cute! The name of Christiana is emblazed in gold on the back of the mirror, which is the designer of this purse. There is one more tag in the bag that states “Made in India”.

The Christiana line of purses was started by Christiana Lapetina in 1994 in Phoenix, Arizona. She specializes in Victorian style framed handbags. This particular purse is very classy, elegant and perfect for any formal event OR… if you just want to feel pretty!!

• Size of the purse is 6.5 inches in length by 5.5 inches in width
• Condition is Excellent – no issues at all
• Hallmarks are “CHRISTIANA” on the back of the Mirror and “Made in India” on an inside tag
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