1940s Crochet Purse - WWII Era Accessories - 40s Arts & Crafts Hand Crocheted Bag - Ecru Yellow Blue Mint Green Stripes - Shabby Work-A-Day

$ 34.99

This 1940s crochet bag is a shabby charmer in stripes of openwork crochet, colored in soft natural hues with original wood handles and a thin acetate brocade lining. Lots of character in a casual 40s bag, ideal for everyday or as a sewing bag for your current project.

Purse 16 x 13.5 Inches, Handle Frame is 12.25 x 4 Inches


None, very nicely made at home

Cream cotton crochet with hand-worked stripes in gray, pale mauve, wedgwood blue, goldenrod yellow, mint green; cream acetate brocaded faille lining; unfinished wooden handles in muted brown

None, open top


Condition Detail
Shows regular use, the crochet has tan marks here and there throughout, especially to the bottom panel and edge, these are noticeable; the wooden handles are unfinished and very smooth, beautiful to the eye with a rustic appeal; lining has tan age dapples throughout

Washing Instructions
If needed, blot crochet with damp cloth; if desired, handles could be removed and crochet soaked or washed by hand in cold water, shape and dry flat, steam if needed

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