Circa 1920 Mandalian Enameled Mesh Flapper Purse
1920s Mandalian Co enameled Art Deco mesh purse. Lovely metallic gold and robin’s egg blue color scheme with vertical jewel-like deco pattern terminating in a turquoise blue glass beaded fringe. Gilt frame is bright and ornately decorated on both sides with an overflowing flower basket, delicate lattice and cascading leaves along the sides. The measurement across the top of the frame is 4-1/2” wide while the bag portion measures 4” by 7-1/4” including the fringe. The original gilt chain handle measures 13-1/4” long. Condition is excellent. No enamel loss and no loose connections in the mesh. Durable enough for use and a wonderful addition to any antique handbag collection!