Listed here is a fine and rare Chinese embroidery scent purse or scent bag. These were stuffed with perfumed raw cotton to give a nice fragrance to the air around the wearer.This example is all executed in fine and tight knot stitch also known as Peking knot or forbidden stitch. The subject is flowering peony and other blooms. The purse also has the original drawstring and elbaorate tassels with coral colored wooden beads.
These are also in very very fine condition. A nice addition a collection of Chinese costume accessories. It measures 4.75 inches by 3 inches. IN excellent condition with no wear along the pleats as is usually seen in this type of purse. Other overseas destinations should be fine.
Thanks and see my other auctions. The item "Fine and Rare Chinese Peking knot Stitch Scent Purse Elaborate Tassels Excellent" is in sale since Monday, February 17, 2020. This item is in the category "Antiques\Asian Antiques\China\Robes & Textiles".The seller is "qingkangxi" and is located in Seattle, Washington. This item can be shipped to United States, Canada, United Kingdom, China, Germany, Japan, France, Australia.