Imperial Russian silver purse or wallet set with an amethyst cabochon engraved to the front with swag decoration with blue grey leather interior. carried on a short chain.
Imperial Russian Silver Purse Wallet Set with Amethyst C1910
This lovely Russian silver purse was hallmarked in Vilnius circa 1910, the hallmarks are on the inner lip of each side of the purse / wallet.
The leather interior is in good condition considering its age. It contains several compartments and a mirror.
The purse is engraved with swags and a bows, the amethyst is in a central 4 petalled flower. It is engraved also with a word which looks like Pauleyni.
The purse measures 23 cms by 6.5 cms.
It has a polished surface with some small dings and dents on both the front and the rear which do not detract from the attractiveness of the item and are in line with its age and usage.