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Edwardian Silver Evening Purse By Henry Matthews, Birmingham 1903


£225 | $314 USD | €262 EUR
Item Number: SA792446
Date of manufacture: Edwardian
Current Status: For sale
Seller: Julie Cartwright Antiques
This antique has been viewed 41 times in the past month with the most views from Germany.


This very pretty Edwardian silver cocktail purse was made by the very collectable silversmith Henry Matthews. Or rounded rectangular form, both sides embossed in the sought-after "Green man" pattern, complete with birds of paradise and foliate sprays. Both with a vacant cartouche. The push button clasp opening to reveal the original green moire silk compartmentalised interior. The sides fitted with a chain and suspension ring to allow a lady to hold her purse while dancing or holding her cocktail glass.
H.M for Henry Matthews.
Date letter "d" for 1903.
Birmingham Assay mark.
Lion passant.
Width: 8cm / 3 inches.
Height: 5.5cm / 2 inches.

Postage UK: 8 Special Delivery Next day.
Postage overseas: 12 International Signed For.
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Internal Ref: APR78


This item is antique. The date of manufacture has been declared as Edwardian.


Height = 5 cm (2.0")
Width = 8 cm (3.1")
Depth = 2 cm (0.8")

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