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On Sale - 40% off! Was $120. Now $72.

Vintage Whiting & Davis Silver Mesh Evening Bag circa the 1940s.

In very good condition. There are some small areas of tarnish on the frame, which you can see from the photograph and the lining has some spots of light discoloration, but it's just natural wear from the age of the purse.

Comes with it's original box and packaging. Included in the box is a matching bracelet. This authentic, tiny Whiting & Davis purse is lovely and dainty. Perfect for special occasions.

The box is in good condition. One of the edges is torn.

label: Whiting & Davis
circa: Post-WWII, 1940s


Purse: Length 5 in / 12.5 cm; Width 4.5 in / 12 cm; Depth 1 in / 2.5 cm; Handle drop 4 in / 10.2 cm

Box: 5.5 in x 5.5 in x 1.5 in / 14 cm x 14 cm x 4 cm

Bracelet: Circumference 8.5 in / 21.5 cm; Thickness 1 in / 2.5 cm

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On Sale - 1940s Silver Mesh Metal Purse by Whiting & Davis Co. with Original Box and Bracelet


  • Vintage item from the 1940s
  • Material: mesh metal
  • Ships worldwide from United States
  • Feedback: 155 reviews
  • Favorited by: 90 people