Description

    Hermes 25cm Matte White Himalayan Nilo Crocodile Birkin Bag with Palladium Hardware
    R Square, 2014
    Pristine Condition
    9.5" Width x 8" Height x 5" Depth
    The Himalayan Birkin, the capstone piece for any serious collector, is the rarest of all Hermes handbags. This truly stunning piece carries the viewer on a exhilarating journey through its namesake mountain range. From frosty gray to stark white, the Himalayan ombre pattern is easily the most sought after look of any handbag, exuding the utmost luxury. With the rising tide of 25cm size popularity, this exquisite combination and design will make even the most jaded of Hermes frequenteurs gasp. This bag is done in a gorgeous array of Matte Niloticus Crocodile, featuring two handles, icy Palladium Hardware, and a flap top with a turnlock closure. The interior is done in expertly paired Gris Cendre Chevre Leather, featuring one slip pocket and one zip pocket. This bag includes two keys, a lock, and a clochette.

    This bag is in Pristine Condition. There are no signs of wear. The protective plastic is intact on the hardware. This bag includes an Hermes box, dustbag, clochette dustbag, a protective felt, rain protector, and a care card with its dustbag.

    CITES compliance applies to this lot. International Bidders may not have the lot shipped to them. See further limitations: see page 8, Jewelry, Watch & Luxury Accessory Term M, of our Terms & Conditions. Due to the nature of exotic wildlife materials, please be aware that inconsistencies may naturally be present.


    NOTICE of CITES COMPLIANCE: When purchasing items made from protected species: Any property made of or incorporating endangered or protected species or wildlife may have import and export restrictions established by the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora (CITES). These items may not be available to ship internationally. By placing a bid the bidder acknowledges that he or she is aware of the restriction and takes responsibility in obtaining and paying for any license or permit relevant to delivery of the product. Lots containing potentially regulated wildlife material are noted in the description as a convenience to our clients. Heritage Auctions does not accept liability for errors or failure to mark lots containing protected or regulated species. For further assistance, please contact client services at 1-800-872-6467.

    Estimate: $80,000 - $100,000.

    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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    Fees, Shipping, and Handling Description: Miscellaneous Collectibles, Large (view shipping information)

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    Auction Dates
    April, 2016
    18th-19th Monday-Tuesday
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