Vintage 1940s Black Lizard Patch Purse

A classic, yet unique 1940s purse made from diamond shaped patches of black lizard skin.  Metal zipper closure with a lizard zipper-pull (now mostly black since the original silver-tone has flaked away).   Lined interior with one pocket.  Also comes with a coin purse and mirror.

NOTE:  the photos were lightened to show details; the purse is a true dark black.

 

DETAILS

Label none
Circa Late 1940s
Material Lizard skin
Condition Overall excellent.  The purse shows light, normal wear, but no issues to note.

 

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MEASUREMENTS

  Inches Centimeters
Width  12 30.5
Height  6.5; 12.5 with handles  16.5; 31.5 with handles
Depth 2.5 6.5

 

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