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    Louis Vuitton Classic Monogram Canvas Alma PM Bag
    The Louis Vuitton Alma has a unique and captivating history. Before becoming a staple in the Louis Vuitton permanent collection, the Alma started out as the Squire Bag in 1934, before being slightly redesigned into the Champs-Elysees Bag. Its final shift was into the famed Alma Bag, named after the square where Avenue Montaigne meets the Seine. The iconic Alma bag is a perfect blend of elegance and practicality with a nod to the Art Deco architectural style. Exterior leather and canvas wear well with age. This bag features wide zipper opening for easy access, leather trim, and brass hardware. Interior is done in tan canvas with one slip pocket with one slip pocket.
    Dimensions: 12.5" Width x 9.5" Height x 6.5" Depth

    Approximate Retail Value: $1,410

    This bag is in Very Good. The leather trim and the handles are both faded and somewhat discolored from use.


    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
    February, 2014
    4th-11th Tuesday-Tuesday
    Internet/Mail Bids: 10
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