Rare, unusual and interesting antique costumes and textiles; for museums and collectors looking for that extra special piece, for new and established collectors and for those with a modest budget who want to adorn their person or home.

Elizabethan Style Reticule
second half 19th c

Ideal if you are needing a reticule which looks Elizabethan.


The mid brown cotton velvet ground couched with four different type of silver gilt, including coiled wire, spangles, bobbles and tinsel, both sides with the same design of a butterfly landing on some flowers, the curved outer shape with a scalloped and flower decoration, the flat top with silk drawstrings in tan and silver metal thread, lined with brown twill weave cotton in four compartments, each with drawstrings. 

6 in; 15 cm drop

6 1/2 in; 17 cm widest



Price: £250 | $350 | €290