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    Sale 12196

    Living With Art

    26 - 27 July 2016, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 383

    TWO VINTAGE EMBROIDERED EVENING BAGS

    FIRST HALF 20TH CENTURY

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    This lot is offered without a reserve

    TWO VINTAGE EMBROIDERED EVENING BAGS
    FIRST HALF 20TH CENTURY
    Comprising: a Chinese blue embroidered bag with an 18K gold clasp inlaid with mother-of-pearl and set with eight small diamonds; and a tan embroidered clutch with a gilt-metal studded clasp set with semi-precious cabochons
    8 ¼ in. (21.3 cm.) high, the blue handbag


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    Special Notice

    This lot is offered without reserve.
    Prospective purchasers are advised that several countries prohibit the importation of property containing materials from endangered species, including but not limited to coral, ivory and tortoiseshell. Accordingly, prospective purchasers should familiarize themselves with relevant customs regulations prior to bidding if they intend to import this lot into another country.


    Pre-Lot Text

    CABINET DE CURIOSITÉ, A COLLECTION FORMED BY A PROMINENT NEW YORK STYLIST