French Purse with Bakelite Decorations
Fabric, metal, cast phenolic
France, 20th century
Woven fabric in black, gray, green, and red depicting a hunt scene in the Persian tradition, Bakelite clasp and a decorative medallion imitating spinach green jade, interior pale brown satin, integrated change purse, mirror pocket, stamped mark, Made in France, 5 1/2 x 7 in.
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