Description

    Hermes Vert Olive Ostrich Passe Guide Bag with Gold Hardware
    Very Good to Excellent Condition
    6" Width x 7" Height x 3.5" Depth
    First released in 1975, it has been decades since the Passe Guide bag has graced Hermes boutiques, until the bag's recent re-release. This particular Passe Guide is from the original time of production, making it very special. Known for its heavy hardware exterior, this bag is definitely for a bold, elegant look. In addition to its exterior look and feel, the Passe Guide is extremely sought after, due to its limited production. The exterior is done in Vert Olive Ostrich with one shoulder strap, Gold Hardware, and a flap tucks in to close. The interior is done in Vert Olive Agneau Leather with one zip pocket and one slip pocket.

    This bag is in Very Good to Excellent Condition. The hardware shows minimal wear, and there is faint scuffing to the interior.

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    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: $20,000 - $25,000.

    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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    Auction Dates
    September, 2014
    23rd Tuesday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 2
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