Free: 4 piece Vintage Lot: Ivory Shawl & Beaded Clutch, Broach, Vintage Perfume Sample - Antiques - Listia.com Auctions for Free Stuff

FREE: 4 piece Vintage Lot: Ivory Shawl & Beaded Clutch, Broach, Vintage Perfume Sample

4 piece Vintage Lot: Ivory Shawl & Beaded Clutch, Broach, Vintage Perfume Sample
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The listing, 4 piece Vintage Lot: Ivory Shawl & Beaded Clutch, Broach, Vintage Perfume Sample has ended.

Up for grabs is a lovely lot of 4 vintage pieces:
Free Shipping! Thanks for Looking!

CLUTCH:
Era: 1940's
Brand: WALBORG
Hand-made in Belgium

A beautiful clutch purse by WALBORG. Clutch is made of ivory satin, covered by hundreds of ivory seed beads. I can't imagine sewing on all those tiny beads by hand.

This clutch is in fair condition. There is a small area on the front missing a few beads. Appears someone tried to repair it at some point. There is also a stain on the inside of the flap (see photo). The interior is ivory satin, with one major compartment, and what looks like a few pen marks. The flap is secured with a snap. The snap works well.

The label reads "Made in Belgium by hand WALBORG." Walborg purses were only made in Europe during the 1940's. Clutch measures 7" x 4 1/4" x 1/2".

WALBORG purses were very popular and known for their original designs and quality craftsmanship.

SHAWL:
Era: unknown, No brand listed on tag
Color: Ivory
Fabric: 100% Rayon
Measurements: 72" across, 40" from top to bottom of V"
Lace with fringe on bottom
Care: Hand wash, dry flat
Made in Japan
RN #: 25495 searched this number and other pertinent info, but found nothing.

BROACH:
Style: Cameo
Color: Gold base, blush background and ivory cameo
Measurements: 1 1/2" x 2"
Features: Opens into a locket
Brand: Avon

PERFUME SAMPLE:
By: Germaine Monteil
New in Package (actually found this in the clutch listed above)
Scent: Royal Secret -
"Royal Secret was launched in 1935"
Source of info: http://www.fragrantica.com/perfume/Germaine-Monteil/Royal-Secret-4935.html

"Royal Secret by Germaine Monteil is a chypre floral fragrance for women. Top notes are lavender, galbanum, bergamot and lemon; middle notes are orange blossom, violet, lily-of-the-valley, rose and geranium; base notes are sandalwood, patchouli, vanilla and vetiver".

Source of info: http://www.fragrantica.com/perfume/Germaine-Monteil/Royal-Secret-4935.html
Questions & Comments
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The black one is very nice too! of course i like the ivory one and i have about 4 shalls myself love them for old fashion strolls with just the right person. Thanks for your comment to me. you should become listia verified it might become extremely important someday!
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Dec 1st, 2013 at 3:16:31 AM PST by
Original
What a great way to start the day...a nice comment and some more great advice, which I am going to take. Thanks! P.S. You'd be a great writer.
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Dec 1st, 2013 at 8:00:00 AM PST by
Original
Hi! Hoping to win! The brooch is Avon?? Looks more pricey than an Avon of current vintage. Must be older & a vintage piece!!
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Nov 30th, 2013 at 11:56:33 AM PST by
Original
Hello! I didn't even notice the Avon brand until I reviewed the photographs to post. Surprised me too. Just found an ETSY listing of the exact same brooch listed for $18, but no info on an estimated date or any additional info. Have fun bidding, and Thanks!
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Nov 30th, 2013 at 10:39:04 PM PST by
Original
Could you possibly show us a photo of the back of the Cameo.
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Nov 28th, 2013 at 11:11:13 AM PST by
Original
Nice Auctions!
Fanned & Watching!!
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Dec 7th, 2013 at 5:25:28 AM PST by
Original
Thanks, and thanks for F&W. Fanned ya.
Dec 7th, 2013 at 10:08:35 PM PST by
Original
Why certainly :) Give me just a moment, and I'll post the back of the cameo as well as a pic of it open.
Nov 28th, 2013 at 3:47:01 PM PST by
Original
Two additional photos of the cameo are now posted. I also discovered that the cameo is made by Avon.
Nov 28th, 2013 at 4:28:17 PM PST by
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Would you be adding a tracking # for these items?
Nov 29th, 2013 at 4:31:34 AM PST by
Original
Great question, and indeed I will. I will ship via Priority, which includes tracking, and I will ship the items either the same day or the next day, depending upon the time payment is received. Each item will be carefully wrapped and securely packaged. Thanks for looking!
Nov 29th, 2013 at 7:02:33 AM PST by
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Thank you!
Nov 29th, 2013 at 7:08:03 AM PST by
Original
Sure, sure, sure! And thank you for helping me become a better Listia Lister! I will include that info in all my future listings.
Nov 29th, 2013 at 10:44:40 PM PST by
Original
very nice auction..f & w
Nov 29th, 2013 at 8:47:02 AM PST by
Original
Fanned. Omg...It's adorable profile pic day! Love your photo as well. Thanks, and Good Luck!
Nov 29th, 2013 at 10:39:14 PM PST by
Original
fanned and bidding
Nov 29th, 2013 at 8:32:19 PM PST by
Original
Fanned. I Love your profile pic. Thanks for bidding, and Good Luck!
Nov 29th, 2013 at 9:54:19 PM PST by
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F&W&B awesome auction I hope I win
Nov 30th, 2013 at 9:06:06 AM PST by
Original
Thanks! Pleased you like it. Fanned ya. Happy Bidding, and Good Luck!
Nov 30th, 2013 at 11:51:14 AM PST by
Original
YW!!!!
Dec 1st, 2013 at 2:53:01 AM PST by
Original
very beautiful i love vintage and victorian and edwardian
Dec 1st, 2013 at 5:01:50 PM PST by
Original
You = awesome. Me = appreciative...of your kind words!
Dec 2nd, 2013 at 11:13:48 PM PST by
Original
F&W so victorian i just love all of these pieces
Dec 1st, 2013 at 7:32:45 PM PST by
Original
Thanks for F&W. I'm already a fan of yours :) I am obsessed with clothing. None of the new stuff though. I crave the old, broken in, has a thousand stories tell pieces of clothing. Just began educating myself on the fashions of the Victorian era. Fun!
Dec 2nd, 2013 at 11:31:35 PM PST by
Original
FYI fellow Listians: I just submitted a help ticket for assistance with phone verification. Hopefully the issue will be resolved within a couple days.Thanks for all the great advice!
Dec 2nd, 2013 at 7:53:46 PM PST by
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that's in really good condition for it's age
Dec 5th, 2013 at 6:18:38 AM PST by
Original
Hi! Yes, the lot is in good condition. Not sure how old the shawls or brooch are, but the clutch and perfume sample are for sure in good condition given their age. Was so tickled to find the perfume sample in the clutch.
Dec 6th, 2013 at 8:02:06 AM PST by
Original
F&W
Dec 8th, 2013 at 2:20:15 AM PST by
Original
very nice auction.
Dec 8th, 2013 at 6:16:16 AM PST by

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