Prison Art / Folk Art / Tramp Art Pall Mall Cigarette Wrapper Purse

Cigarette label purse
Prison Art / Folk Art / Tramp Art Pall Mall Cigarette Wrapper Purse

Prison Art / Folk Art / Tramp Art Pall Mall Cigarette Wrapper Purse. $64.99

Made in the 50s or 60s. Superb craftsmanship.

Local pick up available at our shop in Bloomington, MN.

Features

Diamond stripe on back of purse
Diamond stripe on back of purse
  • Diamond detail on back of purse[/caption]Green diamond design on front flap (not sure what brand the labels are; I can make out "MEN" for menthol on the inside of the flap
  • Check out the diamond stripe running vertically down the center of the back
  • Single Handle
  • Brass toggle closure
  • Brass footed bottom
  • One single interior compartment
  • Colors: Red, green, tan, and white

What a fun bag for running about town or stepping out on the town.

Materials

Green diamond design on inside front flap
Green diamond design on inside front flap
  • Pall Mall (Menthol 100s (?) for the diamond detail) cigarette cellophane wrappers
  • Rose-colored art board box insert
  • Brass fittings

Dimensions

  • Bag Depth: 4"
  • Bag Length: 10"
  • Bag Height: 6"
  • Handle Drop: 6"
  • Strap Width: 1.75"

All measurements are approximate.

Condition

    • VGUC for vintage age
    • Cellophane lifting on underside of flap on left side near the fold; one very small piece of cellophane is lifting on the underside of the flap
    • Some wear to brass fittings
    • Interior is in very good condition; a few slight scuffs / faint dirt spots

Comes from a non-smoking environment.

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