A large assortment of designer handbags are heading under the hammer at a Christie’s auction this thirty day period, with some expected to fetch extra than $100,000.
“Handbags On-line: The London Edit” is open up for bidding right up until Nov. 23, with bags, baggage and accessories on offer you.
Highlights incorporate handbags in a variety of colors by French luxurious leather merchandise maker Hermes, identified for its $10,000 furthermore Birkin and Kelly ranges.
Major the large amount is a Hermes Birkin 20 Matte Béton Alligator, White Togo & Swift Leather-based Faubourg Sellier bag, depicting the
front of Hermes’ flagship Paris retail store in Rue du Faubourg Saint-Honore.
Released this calendar year in restricted numbers, the bag has a price tag estimate of 80,000 kilos – 100,000 lbs . ($107,832- $134,790).
“It’s pretty uncommon to see that numerous bags at the exact same time for the reason that naturally any time you go to the shop, you will not be
able to see that quite a few types and colours,” Lucile Andreani, head of revenue EMEA handbags and add-ons at Christie’s, advised Reuters at a preview on Thursday.
“We have virtually 200 baggage … (products start out) from 100 lbs and it’s up to 80,000 kilos so it is a quite extensive array.
“Other Hermes baggage incorporate a restricted version chevron motif Fauve Barénia & Bog Oak Kellywood 22, which is viewed fetching 60,000 – 80,000 kilos and a shiny Cocoan Porosus Crocodile Birkin 35, adorned with 18 carat yellow gold and yellow sapphire components. It is noticed fetching 50,000 – 70,000 kilos.
“Most of our clientele are working with the bags because they are created to be utilized,” Andreani stated, including customers had been generally
non-public collectors. Other goods for sale consist of a Louis Vuitton Zinc Explorer Trunk, courting from the 1890s and with a 30,000 – 40,000 pound price tag, and a Chanel purple carbon fibre surfboard, estimated at 6,000 – 8,000 kilos.