DescriptionJudith Leiber Full Bead Black & Gold Crystal Minaudiere Evening Bag
7" Width x 4" Height x 1.5" Depth
Classic Leiber! This clutch by Judith Leiber is a rare blend of art and utility. After establishing her own brand in 1963, Judith Leiber began crafting ingenious shapes that are brilliantly and meticulously beaded with Austrian crystals. Testament to the flawless handcraftsmanship and creativity of these minaudieres, they are now featured in the permanent collections of prestigious institutions such as The Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York, The Victoria and Albert Museum in London, and The Houston Museum of Fine Arts. This black and gold crystal minaudiere is destined to make your evening shine. This bag is rendered in a cylinder shape with crystal-covered push lock clasp. The interior is gold metallic leather. The exterior is done in Austrian crystals with gold hardware and trim. There is also a gold chain strap which may be tucked in.
This bag is in Excellent Condition. There are no signs of regular use or damage. This bag includes a chain strap.
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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