After Five Black Faux Reptile Clutch Purse
Mid-Century, After Five, vintage 1950s faux black reptile clutch purse with a goldtone engraved, rhinestone frame.
This clutch purse was stamped to look like textured reptile skin. It has a unique goldtone metal clasp embellished with black rhinestones in the shape of a V.
The front frame has an engraved rolled bar with starbursts, white rhinestones, and a ribbon design featuring more beautiful black stones.
The Interior has a gold serpentine convertible handle, a satin lining with a slide pocket, and brand stamped gold logo. A lovely kiss lock and black satin change purse with a delicate gold attached chain complete the beauty.
Perfect for weddings, cocktails, dinners, and gift-giving. The V design makes an excellent gift for anyone with the initials V.
- 9 1/2" length
- 6" height
- 1" width
- 4 7/8" strap drop
- 5 1/2" x 3" Interior Pocket
This purse is big enough to carry a phone, cards, and other special small event items such as makeup.
Cleaned and Ready to wear.
The purse's lining is cleaned in near-mint condition. The goldtone frame shows normal vintage wear for the age.
There is a tiny scuff towards the right front bottom of the article. It does not stand out or affect wear.
Please look at closeups in photographs for a more detailed inspection.
Material: Stamped Faux Leather Reptile, Gold Metal Hardware, Rhinestones
PURSE SIZE REFERENCE CHART
6 to 12" wide - phone, cosmetics, credit cards, small wallet
12 to 14" wide - wallet, cosmetics, small book, or small pad
14 to 16" wide - phone, small book, medium pad, cosmetic bag, water container
16" wide or more - Will hold a phone, small book, iPad, cosmetics, water bottle, and 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 compartment room or many compartments for items.
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