Luxury black lizard skin framed kelly bag, made in England by quality maker Fassbender (a lizard skin Fassbender handbag is held in the V&A’s collections). The fittings are gold tone and dark gun metal grey.
The general condition is excellent. The base and corners are protected by two brass feet and are clean and unmarked. The bag is lined in beige suede, which is clean but shows some light wear. The original suede coin purse and mirror are present. Inside there are two open slip pockets and a further zipped pocket.
Measures: width 28cm; height 17cm; depth 7.5cm. Handle drop is 12.5cm to top of bag.