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Posted 2 years ago

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aldo78
(19 items)

I have found this evening box bag today but I have no idea what it is. Its look amazing and I believe its vintage the bag is velvet with a peacock design. Any tips about what it is I will be very great-full.

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  1. SEAN68 SEAN68, 2 years ago
    very beautiful!!! and welcome to cw!!!!
  2. aldo78 aldo78, 2 years ago
    Thank you Phil for the comment, I will be very pleased if I could see fights breaking out on this bag.
  3. DrFluffy DrFluffy, 2 years ago
    This was featured on Facebook as being the 10000 entry... Congrats and welcome to CW.
  4. aldo78 aldo78, 2 years ago
    Thank you DrFluffy,
    I am very pleased to be here.
  5. AmberRose AmberRose, 2 years ago
    Welcome! No writing in the bag? What is the material of the interior? (Hard to tell from pic). Are the straps suede?
    Clues to dating this for you so need the intel.
  6. sarahoff sarahoff, 2 years ago
    Does the zipper pull say Tony?
  7. sarahoff sarahoff, 2 years ago
    When you google it try using the description scalloped beaded bag. I'm sure you've been getting some crazy results from the peacock description:)
  8. aldo78 aldo78, 2 years ago
    Hi everyone,
    The material seems to be velvet in & out there is no makers name or year,
    the zipper say Tony.
    I have been searching on google, the style & design looks like is art nouveau or art deco.
  9. vetraio50 vetraio50, 2 years ago
    Congratulations on the 10 000th item!
  10. aldo78 aldo78, 2 years ago
    Thank you, Vetraio50
  11. AmberRose AmberRose, 2 years ago
    Hi Aldo...here is my opinion...
    I think it is from the eary 70's probably made in Hong Kong.
    The metal parts of the purse, Tony on the zipper, and the general look lead me to this conclusion. I am certainly not positive and welcome other ideas.
  12. aldo78 aldo78, 2 years ago
    Hi AmberRose,
    I really appreciate your opinion, I couldn't find a resource site with info about who and when. If I had to make a considered guess, I'd say 1920s-1930s, based on the style the way the bead work is done.

    Let's hope Phil is right.

    Once again thank you!!????
  13. AmberRose AmberRose, 2 years ago
    Well I hope it is but I don't think TONI existed back then. Plus shoulder straps didn't really hit until at least the 40s. I'm still in the 60/70s camp. Let me know what else you find. It really is gorgeous.

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