Beautiful Antique Micro Beaded Purse Bottom-oriental Scene For Sale
Antique hand micro beaded purse-oriental scene . This is the bottom only-no frame. It has never been used,and retains original sewn label. All in excellent condition, with no bead loss.Measures 12" x 8" with fringes.
I have had a few of these micro beaded purses on over the past fewyears. I was lucky enough to find them in an old storage room, wherethey had sat for about 80-90 years. I received a very interesting andinformative email from a woman in Germany who wrote a book on theGerman beaded purses ": Sabina SchürenbergGlasperlarbeiten. Taschen und Beutel. 1998". She informed me that thesepurses were made in Göppingen or Schwäbisch Gmünd,Germany. And thatmost of the purses I have put up thus far were made by Otto Hick, FritzSchaupert & Cie, or Karl Seyfang. Schaupert also ran a shop in NewYork, 31 Unions Square. Some of the purses I sold will be featured inher new book. Anyway I just thought I would tack this on to thelisting, as I think it may be of interest to