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Sell Your Chanel Bag with Sotheby's

Selling Handbags with Sotheby's is Simple

To receive an auction estimate from a Sotheby's specialist, we offer two convenient and confidential options:
1. Request an estimate online
2. Meet with a specialist in person in your nearest city

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Frequently Asked Questions

  • When is the best time to sell my Chanel bag?
    The fashion market for handmade Chanel designer bags is stronger than ever, with international collectors driving prices to unmatched heights. Once you consign a Chanel handbag or accessories, our specialists will suggest the best way to sell a Boy Bag or Flap bag. Consign now to be included in our upcoming sales.
  • Must I have the original documents or receipts that came with my Chanel bag?
    To determine an auction estimate for an authentic Chanel bag, Sotheby’s specialists will need clear photographs and as much information as you can provide. Once you submit your Chanel designer bag information online, you will be able to track the estimate process. A Sotheby’s expert will be in touch with any questions.
  • How can I authenticate my Chanel designer bag?
    First, closely examine any stamped Chanel markings. Because forgeries exist in the marketplace, request a complimentary auction estimate from Sotheby’s. To care for your bag, always stuff your authentic Chanel handbag and store it within the original dustbag with the chain tucked inside. Trust our experienced specialists to thoughtfully examine and appraise a Chanel leather bag to yield the highest price at auction.

More information on how to sell with Sotheby's

Sotheby’s is your best resource to buy, consign and sell a new or vintage Chanel handbag or limited-edition accessories such as a Multicolor Strass Flap Bag, Metiérs d'Art Mosaic Embroidered Small Boy Bag, Pure Jumbo Double Flap Bag, Quilted Maxi Classic Double Flap Bag, New Medium Boy Bag, Medium Filigree Vanity Case, Gold Graffiti Printed "Street Spirit" Backpack, Satin Quilted Mini Flap, Mini Square Flap, Denim Mini Flap, Iridescent Large Filigree Vanity Case, Boy Wallet On Chain (WOC), Travel Trolley Rolling Luggage, Kelly Handle Bag, Plexiglass Minaudiere, Wicker Basket Bag, Bowling Bag or Round Mini Crossbody Bag in lambskin, goatskin or caviar leather with gold or silver tone hardware or Swarovski crystals.

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