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Antique Edwardian Silver Evening Bag

S/N:HOG278

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1915

  • £120
  • €136 Euro
  • $152 US Dollar

United Kingdom

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Antique Edwardian Silver Evening Bag

HAND OF GLORY
A pretty Edwardian silver evening bag, Birmingham 1915, the two solid sides have rounded edges and are hinged at the bottom to enable the bag to open. It has a press fastening to the top and original silver chain handle. One side engraved with the initials 'C.P. T.P.' in gothic script and dated '12.3.1917', suggesting that it may have been presented to a bride on the occasion of her marriage. The Morocco leather interior fastens with a silver clasp in the centre which opens to reveal a three section interior.

The bag is in good condition overall. It has been used and has some dinting as you would expect, also some surface scratching. The two sides fit nicely together and the clasp works well, the interior is in good condition and the chain handle is original.

9.5cm high (excluding chain handle), 16.5cm long, 2.75cm diam. across the bottom edge.

Period: 

1915

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HAND OF GLORY

St Mary House
15 St Mary Street
Chippenham
SN15 3JN
United Kingdom

WWW.HANDOFGLORYANTIQUES.COM

With a lifelong passion for the subject, Lisa has worked in the word of art and antiques for over 25 years.  Sixteen of these were spent as a Director of an Auctioneers in London before moving to South West France with her husband Marc Allum to restore a rambling 17th Century Chateau, which they used as base to host art and antique holidays. 
 
After returning to the UK in 2012, Hand of Glory was born, offering an eclectic mix of antiques, objects and.... in the words of John Tradescant; 'anything strang (sic)'
 
In addition to running Hand of Glory, Lisa also writes for various magazines.
 
Clients are welcome to view pieces, by appointment, at our premises in Chippenham, Wiltshire.
 
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