Description

    Judith Leiber Full Bead Fuchsia Crystal Classic Minaudiere Evening Bag
    Excellent Condition
    5.5" Width x 4" Height x 2.5" Depth

    Classic Leiber in an eye catching color! Minaudieres by Judith Leiber are 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 bag is beautifully done in fuschia crystals and is sure to make your evening shine. the interior is gold leather with an optional shoulder strap, and press release closure.

    This bag is in Excellent Condition. Comes with a small mirror.


    Estimate: $700 - $900.

    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
    April, 2014
    28th Monday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 7
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