Willow Hilson Vintage

"Silk Embroidery & Beadwork" Vintage 1920's Silk Embroidered Clutch Bag


This beautiful and rare 1920's needlework clutch is a rare piece to behold and never again find.
Her cream toned embroidered silk base, is embellished with a soft pastel palette of silk embroidery, and people embroidered along the front, and a botanical scene to the reverse

The kiss lock clasps, is framed by a gold toned twisted metal frame, embellished with threaded turquoise blue beads that intertwine along the frame, setting off the simple central chain handle.   The bag opens to a pink silk satin lining with a small side pocket.  

Label: None 

Height of Bag: 5.5 inches
Length of Bag: 8 inches
Width of Base: 1 inch
Length of Handle: 8 inches

Material: Silk lined, Silk embroidery, metal frame, glass beads,

Condition: In well loved vintage condition, with some of light and gentle wear to the silk embroidery. A small age mark to the top right hand corner of the front of the bag, gently thread lifting in some areas. Light bead loss along the frame. The lining is sadly very age marked. .  These minor details are in no way apparent when the bag is being used, and do not detract from the incredible beauty of this piece

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