1930s Black Clutch Purse
A beautiful enchanting 1930s hand-beaded black clutch purse with brass zipper, ball chain with a finger loop.
The bag is fully lined inside with a silk taffeta fabric. There are folded pleats on the front and back — substantial medium weight.
Other features include two interior pockets on both sides and one additional pocket for a small item. This clutch has a soft gripe in between hands. The beads have a smooth feel.
Size: Small to Medium
6 1/2" height
11 1/2" length
The lining has no issues or discolorations and is in a near-mint state. Three tiny frayed spots by the Zipper. A couple of places that are missing beads. Hard to discern when worn. All beads are tight without any further bead fall.
Please see the photographs for further inspection.
Material: Silk Taffeta, Black Beads
PURSE SIZE REFERENCE CHART
6 to 12" width - phone, cosmetics, credit cards, small wallet
12 to 14" width - wallet, cosmetics, small book, or small pad
14 to 16" width - phone, small book, medium pad, cosmetic bag, water container
16" width or more - Will hold a phone, small book, iPad, cosmetics, water bottle, or wallet. This type of bag is perfect for overnight ventures.
For Extra Large: If adding a top or bottoms, roll neatly between tissue paper to save room and minor wrinkle—place at the top of the bag.
Some purses and bags fall between mini, small, medium, or large if they have fuller or many compartments for items.