1 - 2 July 2008,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 1,062
Estimate USD 250 - USD 400
A GROUP OF SIX HANDBAGS AND TRAVEL CASES,
comprising a gilt-metal chain-link evening bag labeled 'Hand Made by Raoul Calabro,' a woven basket tote, a raffia, leather, and gilt-metal clasp handbag stamped to leather interior 'Germaine Guerin 243 Rue St Honore Paris', a white leather handbag marked to blue silk lining 'Elizabeth Arden', a yellow canvas travel case, and a brown suede jewelry travel case marked 'Harry Winston Inc.' (6)
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This lot is offered without reserve.
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