1,000 - 1,500 EUR
Vanity case, "Sardinia" model
Goyardine coated canvas and lozinated borders with clasps and metal elements in chrome plated metal; Yellow fabric interior; an interior compartment, the small mirror, the keys and the handle are lacking
Height 8¾in; width 12½in; prof 8¾in
Vanity case, modèle "Sardaigne"
en toile enduite Goyardine et bordures lozinés avec fermoirs et éléments métalliques en métal chromé; intérieur en tissus jaune; manquent compartiment intérieur, petit miroir, clefs et anse
Haut. 22 cm; larg. 32 cm; prof. 22 cm
The illustrations are accurate. Good overall condition despite the inevitable minor dents and scratches due to age and use. A few scratches to the canvas and a few rubbed areas to the lozine edges. The key is lacking. It was originally fitted with an internal tray which is now missing. The internal mirror is lacking. A few stains inside.
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