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    Austrian Crystal, Yellow Metal, Red Floral Evening Bag, Judith Leiber
    The evening bag, designed as buckle strapped books, features Austrian crystals in various colors applied on yellow metal, completed by a garnet cabochon push button clasp, dangling small red tassels. The bag opens to reveal a removable red braided shoulder strap measuring 45 inches, double-sided mirror, metallic gold leather coin purse, and miniature comb. The bag is accompanied by a signed box and dust pouch. Marked Judith Leiber. Circa 1991.
    Dimensions: 5-3/8 inches x 3-1/4 inches x 2-1/2 inches

    This charming purse is from the "book bags" collection designed by Judith Leiber in the 1990s. Similar purses are illustrated (page 24) in the book, Judith Leiber The Artful Handbag.

    Condition Report*: Designer: Judith Leiber
    Overall Condition: Very Good
    Notes: Judith Leiber box is marked: Tag #00724, Style - M29171, Color - G/Multi.
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    Auction Dates
    December, 2008
    8th-10th Monday-Wednesday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 6
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