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2660M Marlborough
June 19, 2013 02:00 PMCalender

Green and Gray-beaded Silk Evening Bag

Auction: Discovery - 2660M Location: Marlborough Date / Time: June 20, 2013 10:00AM


Green and Gray-beaded Silk Evening Bag, probably France, 1925-1935, horizontal green and dark gray beads on sterling silver hardware.

Provenance: Formerly property of The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York.
Estimate $300-500

Minor wear to silver-tone frame. No interruptions or losses to beaded surface. Very minor wear to interior lining. Overall found in excellent condition.

5 1/2 in. high, 8 in. wide.

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France, silver hardware, The Metropolitan Museum of Art