DescriptionJudith Leiber Full Bead Gold & Silver Crystal Rectangle Minaudiere Evening Bag
Very Good to Excellent Condition
5.5" Width x 2.5" Height x 1.5" Depth
Judith Leiber's artfully conceived and brilliantly crafted evening bags successfully blend art and utility. Her bags are included 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 particular minaudiere exhibits a simple rectangular shape. This bag features dark red, black, silver, and bronze beads. Additionally this bag features a gold chain strap, press release closure, and gold hardware. The interior of the bag is done in gold metallic leather and comes with a small comb.
This bag is in Very Good to Excellent Condition. There are scratches to the hardware and at least one bead is missing from the bag's exterior. There is a brown marking to the interior of the bag. This bag comes with a comb and Judith Leiber dustbag.
Estimate: $600 - $1,000.
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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