DescriptionChanel Tan Quilted Lambskin Leather Medium Double Flap Bag with Gold Hardware
Very Good Condition
10" Width x 6" Height x 2.5" Depth
Coco Chanel released the flap bag in February 1955 as the 2.55 bag and it has proven to be a handbag that stands the test of time. In 1983 when Karl Lagerfeld became Chanel's Creative Director he added the now iconic CC motif at the closure and woven chain strap to Coco Chanel's original design. This particular flap bag is done in quilted tan lambskin leather with gold hardware. This bag features turnlock closure, adjustable shoulder strap, and rear exterior slip pocket. The interior is done in tan leather with two slip pockets flanking the main compartment, two slip pockets in the main compartment, and a small zip pocket on the interior side of the flap.
This bag is in Very Good Condition. The leather shows faint scratching and wear to the corners. There is faint scratching and wear to the interior leather.
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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