DescriptionJudith Leiber Full Bead Silver, Green & Red Tube Minaudiere Evening Bag
3" Width x 2" Height x 2" Depth
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 hand craftsmanship 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 so adorable! Done in a mini tube shape this minaudiere is perfect for carrying the absolute essentials for an evening out. Done primarily in silver crystals this clutch also features a sprinkling of green, red and blue crystals all accented with gold hardware. This bag features a shoulder strap which can be tucked into the interior of the bag and gold hinge flap closure. The interior is done in gold leather.
This bag is in Excellent Condition. It comes with a Judith Leiber dustbag, a Judith Leiber box, and a comb.
Estimate: $800 - $1,200.
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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