17 June 2009,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 3,000
Estimate GBP 1,600 - GBP 1,800
A GOLD, COURCHEVAL 'BIRKIN' BAG
gilt metal hardware, with dustbag, keyfob and shoulder strap
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This is one of the earliest production models of the Birkin bag. The shoulder straps were discontinued soon after.
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