Description

    Kathrine Baumann Limited Edition Full Bead Red, Black & Silver Crystal Coca-Cola Bottle Minaudiere Evening Bag, 177/2500
    Excellent Condition
    2.5" Width x 7.5" Height x 2.5" Depth
    Known as the handbag lady of Beverly Hills, Kathrine Baumann creates opulent evening bags that are often a play on popular culture and familiar items. This particular minaudiere is done in the shape of the classic glass Coca-Cola bottle. Done in black, red, and silver crystals, this evening bag features a black cabochon with gold trim and silver crystal embellishment at the press lock closure and a gold chain shoulder strap which can be tucked into the interior of the bag for use as a clutch. The interior is done in gold leather.

    This bag is in Excellent Condition. The hardware is lightly scratched, some stones on the base are scratched and slightly chipped. The interior is dented and scuffed and the gold shows use as well. This bag includes a Kathrine Baumann dustbag.


    Estimate: $1,500 - $2,500.

    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
    May, 2015
    5th-6th Tuesday-Wednesday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 1
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