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    Judith Leiber Full Bead Silver Crystal Miser's Bag Minaudiere Evening Bag
    Very Good to Excellent Condition
    3.5" Width x 5" Height x 1" Depth
    Fashioned with inspiration from merchant's pouches, this minaudiere is the perfect way to exude elegance at events. This bag is done in silver crystals, featuring orange, purple, pink, green, blue, red, and black floral crystal details, accented by semiprecious stone depictions of luscious fruits. This bag is finished with gold tone hardware, one shoulder chain that can be tucked in to wear this bag as a clutch, and a pushlock closure. The interior is done in metallic gold leather. This bag includes a mirror, comb, and a small dustbag.

    This bag is in Very Good to Excellent Condition. There is light scratching to the hardware. One crystal is missing on the base corner, and one crystal is missing along the top exterior edge. There is light denting to the interior leather. This bag includes a Judith Leiber box, dustbag, mirror, comb, and a small dustbag.

    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 Info

    Auction Dates
    December, 2015
    8th Tuesday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 1
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
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