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    Judith Leiber Half Bead Silver & Gold Crystal Chatelaine Minaudiere Evening Bag
    Very Good to Excellent Condition
    4.5" Width x 5" Height x 2.5" Depth
    In 1967, the metal and crystal Chatelaine was Judith Leiber's first design incorporating crystals, the material most associated with her namesake. Each crystal on these artfully constructed evening bags are laid by hand, a testament to Leiber's devotion to luxurious detail and craftsmanship. This half bead Chatelaine is done in Florentine gold tone hardware and silver crystals. The push lock closure is adorned with a beautiful rose quartz stone that exudes a feminine quality. The interior is done in gold leather and features a gold tone chain shoulder strap that can be tucked in or worn out.

    This bag is in Very Good to Excellent Condition. The hardware has some light scratching throughout from use. The interior base as some markings. This bag includes dustbag, box, coin purse, comb, and mirror.

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    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 Info

    Auction Dates
    October, 2015
    9th Friday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 6
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
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