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This iconic, and highly collectable 'Koret' handbag is a classic that elevates any outfit to pure elegance! At least 50 years young, and in very good condition our curated selection is sure to please!
Take a look at what the starlets, socialites and fashionistas have in their 'clutches'. What could be better than showing off a little bit of vintage detailing - it's a conversation starter and a pretty little somethin' in your hand.
An expression of your personal style to make this beauty yours now!
Origin or Source: 'Koret' Designer Luxury Brand Fabric: Leather satin lined Condition: Excellent commesurate with age
Size Indicator*: Medium Fixtures*: Original hardware and includes original coin purse
DESIGNER INFORMATION: With examples held in the Metropolitan Museum of Art, the iconic handbag company Koret was a beacon for style when it was established in 1929 by Richard Koret. By the 1940s Koret was a leader in the handbag industry. The company was eventually acquired by Michael Gordon, when the Richard Koret was killed in a plane crash and ran it until the late 1990s. Many great examples of this luxury brand can be found on collectable vintage sites with prices ranging from $150 to $5000.
Our vintage items are rated as follows:
Exceptional:Top quality and condition, often in original packaging or with original tags
Excellent: Near-new quality, with no noted flaws
Very Good:May have some minor issue, as noted
Fair: Some minor flaws which may be repairable, or do not detract from the garment when worn
Rescue: Severalflaws described which may detract when worn
Still not sure? Just email us the details of this piece and your measurements, and we can check if it will fit before you purchase.
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