Purse with greyhound head finials

SKU: F593
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    Near perfect, rare miser's purse with gilded ormolu greyhound head finials. Dark green silk mesh set with tiny gilt beads. The rings that slide to open or close the purse in gilt with delicate engraving, the finials of dog‚s head are very realistic. probably English, c.1830.

    Approx 9 Inches long

    Approx 23 cm

    All in excellent condition.

    Stock number: F593.

     

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