$ 69.99

An adorable late '60s / early '70s gold Saffian leather evening purse with a rhinestone owl clasp by Morris Moskowitz who started his career in 1948 in New York City.

The metal body of the owl is encrusted with sparkling rhinestones and he has 2 red rhinestones for eyes.

The evening bag is gold & ivory satin lined with 3 open pockets on the backside for a mirror, license & some bills.

Measurements are 5-1/4" high, 3-1/4" wide at the bottom, 2-1/4" wide at the top, 6-1/2" across the bottom & top, the handle is 2-1/2" high & is 7-1/2" across.

There is a store mark inside the purse as shown in the photo on the interior satin of the inside flap, 2 tiny rhinestones in the body of the owl are missing which could easily be replaced and a few scuff marks on the purse which no one is ever going to notice especially at night. A couple of pinhead indentations on the front but not noticable at night. Very clean satin lining inside. Probably was not used much or if it was, the former owner took good care of the interior not to soil it.

Very good vintage condition in this gold leather owl evening bag by Morris Moskowitz.


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Care Instructions

We examine each item carefully and note any imperfections, but unless an item is said to be new, please don't expect it to be perfect & even some new items have small imperfections. I will always state in the description if there are any imperfections & I never do repairs but leave them to others who are better able to do them than me as that is not my expertise.

Please remember that unless specified all items have been used and will show varying signs of use or wear. We always list the obvious imperfections to the best of our abilities. However, some slight imperfections that will not show or affect wearing or using the item may slip by or not be considered worth mentioning.

Vintage nightgowns & peignoirs may be delicate so I do not wash them in the machine. I wash them in lukewarm water with Woolite or some other mild soap, then rinse & hang dripping wet in the shower.

Since these are vintage items, a bit of extra care needs to be taken with them so they remain beautiful & I definitely would never put a vintage nightgown or a peignoir in the dryer as it would ruin it.

The items are sold as we find them. We do not dry clean, launder, alter or repair vintage clothing and they should be cleaned or washed upon arrival. Please make your selection carefully & check the measurements. We hope you enjoy what you purchased but we know sometimes things do not fit quite as you would like or the color is wrong.  In that case, we do allow one exchange or a store credit on any item that you want. There are about 2,000 items in the store and more are being added all the time so you have a large selection to choose from.

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