1890 Approximate
Purse. Material: leather, metal. Size: 10" W. x 13 1/2" L. x 2 3/4" deep. Description: black, pebble textured leather; tan smooth leather lining; gold metal frame at top of purse; top closure in frame with two metal ball snaps - frame engraved with ornate corners; attached metal tag engraved: "Mae"; monogramed M.A.E.; black leather carrying strap (5/8" W. x 14 1/2" L.) fastened to metal frame; outside pocket (4" W. x 7 1/2" L.) closes with snaps in a foldover flap; inside open pocket extends across one side.
Woman's Accessories.