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    Sale 5385

    Jewels at South Kensington Including Fine Hermès Handbags

    9 December 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 171

    AN ETRUSQUE CROCODILE SAC MALETTE

    HERMÈS, 1950S

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    AN ETRUSQUE CROCODILE SAC MALETTE
    HERMÈS, 1950S
    gilt metal hardware, with keys and locking clasp
    Crocodylus porosus
    26cm
    Stamped in gilt: Madame Charlie Chaplin, Corsier-sur-Vevey, Suisse


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    Provenance

    Oona O'Neill Chaplin (1926-1991)


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