• Vintage and Modern Jewels at S auction at Christies

    Sale 5896

    Vintage and Modern Jewels at South Kensington, Including Fine Hermès Handbags

    19 November 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 190

    A BLACK CROCODILE 'KELLY' BAG

    HERMÈS, 1962

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A BLACK CROCODILE 'KELLY' BAG
    HERMÈS, 1962
    gilt metal hardware, with padlock and keyfob
    Crocodylus Porosus
    28cm
    Blindstamp R


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