We all know that Judith Leiber created outrageous evening purses. However, she also excelled in producing casual day handbags. Now that we are limited to small gatherings, these casual bags are more in demand. When we get out of our sweat pants and put together an outfit befitting a casual small group get together, we still need to compliment this outfit with an appropriate handbag. This handbag fulfills this need and can be a mood enhancer since you will feel "alive" once again. As usual this Leiber bag is exceptional in many ways.
It is a shoulder bag that is a rectangle with a lot of curves. It is completely covered with the skins of the python. They are dyed a jet black color. The scales are in great shape and they have been glazed so that they have are shiny Most importantly, is the design of the bag. The front and the back are composed of four sections or panels. They are set on the diagonal. The middle panel, which is the largest, is flat against the body of the bag. The panels above and below the middle panel are tightly ruched on their top and bottom' This results in puffy like pleats and folds. It provides depth and dimension and takes the bag to another level. The last bottom panel is flat while the sides have folds. The flat bottom has four small "feet" for protection. The bag opens and closes with a zipper. There is a long carry strap with a drop of 20" to the top of the bag. There is an unusual closure on the carry strap that is gold and silver tone. Its mechanism can be moved to loosen or tighten the strap. The inside is lined with a black grosgrain fabric. There is an open slip pocket and a zippered one. The gold tone Judith Leiber signature panel is affixed to the bag as well as an oval paper label stating "The Bag Emporium Cherry Hill NJ". The inside is in great condition. The measurements are 9 1/2"w x 7"h x 3 1/4"d. The bag is also in great condition with the most minuscule vintage indications. The bag is large enough for all necessities and it has a spectacular look. It is not glitzy but commands attention due to its air of sophistication and confidence. Great timeless bag! Condition: Excellent VINTAGE Condition
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Vintage Leiber Casual Day Handbag Python Skins ***Reserved***
$80 SALE PENDING
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