Gorgeous Edwardian era German Silver Mesh Purse

Salt River Collectibles

SKU: 1094

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  • This gorgeous German Silver Chainmail Purse features a beautiful Art Nouveau floral designed frame with classical kissing ball clasp and has a soft leather lining with one vanity pocket.
  • Circa 1900 - 1910
  • Stamped - German Silver
  • Condition: Good - lining is in good condition with no rips or tears and is still soft. Mesh is in good condition with no tears/breaks and the decorative fringe metal balls are all intact with none missing. The clasp is in good working condition and the purse stays shut when closed but does have tiny gap when closed. (see photo)
  • Size: 6 1/2"
  • Drop Chain: 7"
  • Weight: 11.5 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.