Description

    Judith Leiber Full Bead Black & Gold Crystal Rectangular Minaudiere Evening Bag
    Very Good to Excellent Condition
    6" Width x 2.5" Height x 1.5" Depth
    Minaudieres by Judith Leiber are a rare blend of art and utility. After establishing her own brand in 1963, Judith Leiber began crafting ingenious shapes that are brilliantly and meticulously beaded with Austrian crystals. This particular piece is done in a mesmerizing array of gold & black crystals, making it the perfect accent for any black tie affair or evening event! The crystals are arranged in a sophisticated variation of the houndstooth pattern and expertly paired with gold hardware. The bag is finished with an onyx pushclasp closure. The bag has an optional gold strap that can be tucked away when the bag is worn as a clutch. The bag includes includes a coin purse, comb, and mirror.

    This bag is in Very Good to Excellent Condition. It is missing one black crystal and there is light scratching to the hardware throughout. The interior has light indentations to some areas of the interior leather. This bag comes with a Museum Archive Box, dustbag, a small dustbag, and care card. It also includes a coin purse, comb, and mirror.



    Condition Rankings:

    Pristine - shows little to no indication of handling.
    Excellent - shows very minor evidence of handling.
    Very Good - shows evidence of wear and handling, with no major flaws.
    Good - shows moderate wear and is fully functional.
    Fair - shows moderate wear and has condition issues that may or may not be repairable.

    References to gold or silver hardware, unless otherwise specified, describes the color and is not meant to infer the type of metal.

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    Auction Dates
    October, 2015
    9th Friday
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