31 May '16, 6pm

Christie’s Sells Most Expensive Handbag Ever Auctioned: Sold in Hong Kong, the Himalayan Birkin bag set a wor...

Christie’s Sells Most Expensive Handbag Ever Auctioned: Sold in Hong Kong, the Himalayan Birkin bag set a wor...

BIG TICKET : Christie’s Hong Kong bureau on Monday marked the sale of the world’s most expensive handbag ever auctioned. The Hermès 30-centimeter Birkin bag, fabricated of rare Himalayan crocodile and accented with diamond-encrusted white gold hardware, sold for 2,320,000 Hong Kong dollars, or $300,168 at current exchange. It was originally produced in 2008. True to handbag auction standards, the purse’s original owner was not revealed — as it’s understood that provenance does not add to the value of post-market accessories. The bag’s new owner wished to have their identity concealed.

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Story highlights A crocodile, diamond-encrusted Hermes Birkin with 18k white gold hardware has sold for over $300K at a Ch...

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Story highlights A crocodile, diamond-encrusted Hermes Birkin with 18k white gold hardware has sold for over $300K at a Ch...

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Story highlights A crocodile, diamond-encrusted Hermes Birkin with 18k white gold hardware has sold for over $300K at a Ch...

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Story highlights A crocodile, diamond-encrusted Hermes Birkin with 18k white gold hardware has sold for over $300K at a Ch...

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