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    Description

    Hermes 30cm Shiny Black Porosus Crocodile Birkin Bag with Palladium Hardware
    T, 2015
    Pristine Condition
    12" Width x 8" Height x 6" Depth
    This bag is the epitome of the ideal Birkin. It is done in what is currently the most popular size, 30cm, which is the optimal size for day or evening use. It can hold everything you'll need during the day, but won't look too large if used in the evening either. The exterior is done in Shiny Black Porosus Crocodile, the finest exotic skin used by Hermes. The scales on this particular piece are some of the finest scales possible. They fulfill every aspect of The Three S's (Small, Square, Symmetrical) to the Nth degree. It is a wonder to see your face perfectly reflected in a million tiny scales as you admire this pinnacle of luxury and craftsmanship. Those glossy cubes are paired beautifully with Palladium Hardware, adding to the cool, sophistication of this otherworldly handbag. The interior is done in matching Black Chevre Leather and features one slip pocket and one zip pocket. The exterior of this bag features two rolled top handles and the classic turnlock closure.

    This bag is in Pristine Condition. It shows no signs of use or wear. The original protective plastic is intact on the four feet, and the two plaques, as well as the spindle base. This bag comes with a lock, two keys, and a clochette, as well as a box, dustbag, tissue paper, clochette dustbag, raincoat, felt, original price tag, a care booklet with a separate dustbag and the CITES certificate.


    NOTE: CITES compliance applies to this lot. International bidders may not have the lot shipped to them. Transport of such lots require special licenses for export, import or both. Bidders are responsible for any licenses and /or permits. California State law prohibits the importation of any product containing Python skin into the State of California, thus no lot containing Python skin will be shipped to or invoiced to a person or company in California. Fossil Ivory is currently banned or restricted in the following U.S. States: New York, New Jersey, California, Hawaii, New Mexico, Oregon, Illinois and New Hampshire.

    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
    September, 2016
    27th-28th Tuesday-Wednesday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 4
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
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