For the discerning collector, this French Hand Carved Coin Purse is of true find, luxury quality. This petite coin purse is a fantastic glimpse into the elegant world of a long ago time, when every lady's accessory was of the highest quality. Little coin purses like this were typically for holding tithing money for church on Sunday. This one is in amazing condition, the carving is superior, the monogram is S E.
Inside, original bright blue silk lining for the compartments, three in number, but there is a "secret" compartment which opens when undoing the little gold latch. A delight to add to your collection, display with your purse collection, in your etagere with your other objet de vertu. Excellent condition, to find a little coin purse of this age with the lining in such wonderful shape is a rare treat! Measures 3" x 2~1/8" x