DescriptionLouis Vuitton Yellow Alligator & Brown Monogram Velour Trompe l'Oeil Trocadero Shoulder Bag
Very Good to Excellent Condition
10.5" Width x 7" Height x 3" Depth
A desirable piece for the Louis Vuitton collector, this Trompe l'Oeil Trocadero combines classic Louis Vuitton with a touch of whimsy. French for "trick the eye", this trompe l'oeil bag is designed to look like a monogram bag with a brass lock and buckles. In reality, this is a design on soft velour. The top of the bag has yellow alligator running along the zipper track. The shoulder strap is connected to the bag with a double large loose link antiqued chain. The strap has a comfortable leather pad with "jewels" adding to the whimsy of this bag. The interior is done in soft leather and has one large slip pocket.
This bag is in Very Good to Excellent Condition. The leather has a rich and even patina. Some of the rhinestone decorations have minor scratches. The interior leather also shows minor scratches.
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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.
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