Description

    Judith Leiber Full Bead Red & Silver Crystal Rising Sun Minaudiere Evening Bag
    Excellent Condition
    7" Width x 3" Height x 1.5" Depth
    This Judith Leiber bag is stunning. The Rising Sun motif, beautifully rendered in red and silver crystals represents the Japanese flag originally used by feudal warlords in Edo period Japan. Later adopted by the Imperial Japanese Army in the late 19th century, the image is now associated with Japanese imperialism. The glossy black stone replacing the typical red at the center of the flag lends a dark undertone to this historically significant design. The pushlock clasp opens to reveal a gold leather interior replete with chain shoulder-strap. This bag comes with a dustbag.

    This bag is in Excellent Condition. No crystals appear to be missing.


    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
    October, 2015
    9th Friday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 6
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