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Vintage for Valentines

Wed, Feb 14, 2024 11:00AM EST
Lot 203

FIVE CHAINMAIL OR MESH BAGS, EARLY 20TH C

Estimate: $300 - $500

Bid Increments

Price Bid Increment
$0 $25
$500 $50
$2,000 $100
$5,000 $250
$10,000 $500
$20,000 $1,000
$40,000 $2,500
$100,000 $5,000
$500,000 $10,000
$1,000,000 $25,000

3 chainmail: 1 w/ braided drawstring closure threaded through sliding engraved bell closure, stamped “Whiting & Davis Mesh Bags”, (light scratches/dents to bell, bell slightly bent, few small holes around rings); 1 w/ compact to woven handle, green paste stone, stamped “Germany”, 4” x 7”, (small holes at each frame corner, light scratches to frame & compact w/ chip to mirror); 1 pouch purse on drawstring chain w/ silver drops, 5.5” x 7”, (heavy tarnish to body); 1 armor mesh w/ Baroque style faux repousse’ frame, 4” x 7”, (scratching to frame, few missing rings b/t mesh & frame, few broken links in mesh, clasp slightly loose) (lengths N/I handle, all w/ minor tarnish) all good-very good.

Condition

Good-Very Good

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