New York, East
23 October 2000
A WINE SUEDE AND SNAKE SKIN PURSE, BY JUDITH LEIBER
Of oval outline, the conforming frame and bleated seemed base of wine snake skin enclosing a wine suede body with embroidered trellis work pattern, opening to reveal a satin and snake skin interior with retractable hinged snake skin handle, accompanied by a change purse and a small writing band, accented with simulated diamonds, and attached with pen, mounted in gilt metal --9 x 6 in.
Purse signed Judith Leiber and pad frame signed Judith Leiber, respectively
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