1960s Embellished Velvet Purse with Sequins, Beads & Rhinestones, It's a Gay Bag by Sherry Gay
ERA- This item is from the 1960s
MEASUREMENTS - The bag is 10 inches tall. It is 8 to 9 inches wide and the base is 2-1/2 inches thick
LABEL - It's a Gay Bag by Sherry Gay
Black velvet purse with heavily embellished front covered with glass seed beads, copper sequins on black cord around the edges, a large silver rhinestone pin in the center, tear drop shaped faux pearls and glass cabochons. Silvertone metal frame and black acetate lining.
CONDITION - The bag is in good condition. Very usable, but with some flaws.
There is 1 cabochon missing from the front.
Flat spots in the velvet on the back.
The metal frame finish is worn and tarnished along the top.
The paint is peeling on the big tear drop faux pearls.