Antique German Silver Wrist Purse with Coin Holder/ Compact

Salt River Collectibles

SKU: 1066

  • This Antique German Silver Wrist Purse with Coin Holder and Compact features a beautiful Art Nouveau chase design and also includes a leather pocket for bills or cards as well as an additional compartment underneath the mirror.  
  • Hallmarked - German Silver
  • Circa 1890 - 1910
  • Condition:  Good - item has some light surface scratches consistent for it's age but does not have any dings or dents. The hinge/latches are all in perfect working condition and the case shuts tight and flush. The case has the original mirror which has no cracks and the coin slot springs are in perfect working order. The leather pocket is in good condition and compact compartment lid functions perfectly. 
  • Note: the leather card pouch will not hold modern sized credit cards and the interior dimension of the space is 3 1/8 x 2 1/16"
  • Size:  Exterior Case 3 1/2 x 2 1/2" 
  • Chain Drop is 7"
  • Weight:  6 oz. 


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The definitions of our condition standards are as follows:

EXCELLENT - Item shows no visible imperfections or blemishes with little or no signs of wear and has not had any repairs or restoration performed. 

GOOD - Item shows some signs of normal wear consistent with the age and handling of the item and may have some minor imperfections such as light scratches, dings or fading.

FAIR - Item shows more noticeable imperfections such as chips, cracks and may have been touched up or repaired or is missing a component. 

Note:  Some of the Vintage Sterling Silver items offered for sell on our website have been cleaned or polished by the previous owners and some have not.  Due to the varying schools of thought concerning cleaning Vintage Sterling Silver we do not clean or polish any of these type of items and instead choose to leave that decision in the hands of our customers.