31 May '16, 5pm

A Birkin Bag Just Sold for More Than $300,000 at Auction, Making It the Most Expensive Handbag - Ever!

A Birkin Bag Just Sold for More Than $300,000 at Auction, Making It the Most Expensive Handbag - Ever!

The Hermès Birkin bag is one of the most exclusive purses on the planet. (They have the insanely high price tags and years-long wait list to prove it). Until now, we thought someone in the Kardashian family owned the most expensive Birkin (Kim has a custom piece painted by North West for goodness sake). But one lucky bidder at Christie’s Hong Kong just beat them all, buying the priciest handbag ever sold at auction for a cool (scratch that — hot!) $300,168. Isaac Lawrence/AFP On Monday, a private Asian collector sold the matte white Diamond Himalaya Niloticus crocodile Birkin 30 with 18k white gold and diamond hardware for the most expensive price ever spent at an auction, according to CNN . And to put its $300,168 price tag into perspective, the last Himalaya style sold at auction for $121,875 (and was 5 cm smaller in size). RELATED PHOTOS: Everything Kate Touches Turns t...

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