Description

    Judith Leiber Full Bead Brown & Gold Crystal Snake Minaudiere Evening Bag
    Very Good Condition
    4.5" Width x 4.5" Height x 1" Depth
    Stoic and poised, this snake coiled around the egg is stoic yet seductive, a perfect Judith Leiber Minaudiere to add luster to any evening wear! Done in a mesmerizing array of brown and gold crystals, the serpent's egg is dazzling. The snake itself is done in gold hardware, with delicately rendered scales. His eyes are composed of two tiny carnelian stones and dares any onlooker to look back. This bag features a gold tone base, with a slide clasp closure that is conveniently located within the serpent's coils. The interior is done in gold metallic leather, featuring a gold tone shoulder chain that can be tucked in to wear this bag as a clutch. The bag also includes a gold coin purse, mirror, and comb.

    This bag is in Very Good Condition. There are a few crystals missing along the base near the edge of the tail as well as on the top of the egg. There is slight scratching throughout the gold tone hardware. This bag includes a Museum Archive box, and a Judith Leiber dustbag, as well as a product registry card. Additionally, the bag includes a gold coin purse, mirror, and comb.



    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
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 5
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