#2427  Beaded & Needlepoint Bag  
c. 1950s      


Black glass beads, multi-colored wool embroidery floss, brass frame, black satin lining and metal zipper on interior pocket.

Label: Woven red on white, "Made In Hong Kong".

Condition: Pristine.

Measurements: Ht, 6.5"; Wd, 9".

Comments: A beautifully crafted evening bag. The needlepoint flowers on the front are slightly padded for a realistic effect. The rest of the bag, including handle, is entirely beaded in black. Two interior pockets, one with zipper. The top of the bag is a strong, cleverly hinged clasp. Tasteful, elegant and timeless style.