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    Yves Saint Laurent Brown Ostrich Rive Gauche Bag with Brushed Gold Hardware
    Excellent Condition
    15" Width x 12" Height x 5" Depth

    The Yves Saint Laurent Rive Gauche bag takes its name from the iconic left bank of the Seine in Paris, the location as well the name of the boutique established by Yves Saint Laurent himself in 1966. The rich artistic and bohemian history of the location set Yves Saint Laurent apart from his couture contemporaries and enriched the brand with a free-spiritedness that is visible even today. The Yves Saint Laurent fashion house does not often create bags in exotic skins. The Ostrich skin Rive Gauche bag can no longer be found in stores. This bag is gorgeous and easy to carry. Brown ostrich exterior with two straps and a longer removable shoulder strap. Brushed gold hardware and turnlock on flap top that closes on top of zip closure. Key ring and ostrich cover hang from handle loop and includes M and J charms. Interior is brown suede with one zip pocket.

    In Excellent Condition. Minimal signs of use present.

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    NOTICE of CITES COMPLIANCE: When purchasing items made from protected species: Any property made of or incorporating endangered or protected species or wildlife may have import and export restrictions established by the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora (CITES). These items may not be available to ship internationally. By placing a bid the bidder acknowledges that he or she is aware of the restriction and takes responsibility in obtaining and paying for any license or permit relevant to delivery of the product. Lots containing potentially regulated wildlife material are noted in the description as a convenience to our clients. Heritage Auctions does not accept liability for errors or failure to mark lots containing protected or regulated species. For further assistance, please contact client services at 1-800-872-6467.

    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
    December, 2013
    10th-11th Tuesday-Wednesday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 6
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