A pair of water snakes swim toward each other atop smooth golden waves. Their detailed bodies are subtle but striking, enhanced by teeny tiny rhinestone eyes. The rippled surface feels so nice against your fingertips you'll want to glam it up every damn day just to carry this pretty baby around. An alluring work of handbag art, made in the world capital of sensual design: Italy.
Features a long braided chain that tucks neatly inside. Fits a cell phone.
Vintage metal and felted leather with crystals. By Ronora. Estimated 1970-80's. Measures 7.5" wide by 4.25" tall, approx. 1.5" deep front to back. Very good condition with minor wear.
The Tessellated Water Snake, Natrix tessellata, lives in streams and lakes of Italy. They hibernate in dry spots from fall to early spring, emerging back out over the water to mate.
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