A fabulous silver purse with calf leather lining hallmarked in Birmingham in 1913 by Joseph Gloster Ltd in excellent condition.
Silver purse Birmingham 1913 Original leather liner, Excellent condition
A lovely pre WWI silver purse with its original calf skin interior in very good condition. The purse has been attractively engine turned with fine design and is fitted with a chain to put over your arm and also a finger loop. The clasp and hinge work like new. Excellent hallmarks for Birmingham 1913 with the makers mark for Joseph Gloster Ltd. There is a cartouche to the front of the purse inscribed with initials in script.
Width: 10 cms
Height: 8 cms
Weight: 100 grams
Condition: In excellent antique condition commensurate with its age and very light usage. Purses of this era had lovely calf skin liners which in many cases have been replaced with cloth ones but this still retains its original liner in good condition with very few marks. Silver in good condition - any marks in the photographs are just reflections. Good hallmarks. Please see photographs.