A very sophisticated evening bag fashioned from a piece of 19th century Chinese mandarin robe with floral motif empbroidery. The top clasp and frame is a reticulated floral design set with coral and serpentine beads. A similar example of the frame appears in -
Beverley Jackson, 'Kingfisher Blue', p.124
Age: ca 1920
Size: 5" x 7.25"
Price: $800.00 USD