Timed Auction

The Summertime(d) Sale

Sat, Jul 29, 2023 03:30PM EDT - Sat, Aug 19, 2023 10:00AM EDT
Lot 180

Middle East Metal Purses, Inset Stones H 5" W 6" 2 pcs

Estimate: $100 - $300

Bid Increments

Price Bid Increment
$0 $10
$100 $25
$500 $50
$1,000 $100
$10,000 $500
Purses with natural inset stones. Hand made. Includes 1 metal "shell" form handbag, H 6", W 5 1/2", with velvet inset, and 5 stones decorating the front & back, (1 stone is missing; chip to outer mother-of-pearl); together with metal & mother-of-pearl overlay "shell" form handbag, H 5", W 4 1/2", decorated with a single turquoise colored stone to both front & back. Both having chain shoulder straps. Provenance: From the Estate of Prominent Collector, Leon Zielinski, Macomb County, MI


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