Christian Dior Saddle bag with sting ray finish 2001Price: £600
This is a very rare bag by Christian Dior as it is from 2001, just one year after it debuted. Designed by John Galliano for the Spring/Summer collection in 2000, the saddle bag is one of Dior's most recognisable and popular designs. It also has the unusual sting ray finish to the leather.
Victorian hand coloured paper fan c. 1890 by Henley Importer of Paris Fans, LiverpoolPrice: £50
This is a very pretty fan comprising two sides that are hand coloured mezzotints depicting 18th century genre scenes of lords and ladies. The sticks are celluloid with gilded decoration. Comes in original box marked Henley Importer of Paris Fans, Liverpool
Maud Frizon calfskin messenger bag 1980sPrice: £75
This is a stunning large shoulder bag by Parisian shoe designer Maud Frizon. In very soft calfskin leather. With multiple interior compartments and branded zip pulls shaped like tiny shoes.
French Art Deco celluloid minaudiere 1920sPrice: £100
This is a beautiful minaudiere made from black celluloid mounted with diamante stones and a faux pearl, with original silk handle. Inside has fitted interior with mirror, coin purse, powder puff and lipstick case. It is very rare to find one of these in such great condition
Green leather handbag 1930sPrice: £30
This is a lovely medium size bag made from green leather with a handle that goes through the handle to close. Lined with taffeta with an integrated coin purse.
Large soft black crocodile bag, Beverly Bag 1940sPrice: £180
This is a very beautiful bag comprising very soft crocodile skin with a perspex closure, lined in grey suede, original handle has been restored so it is very strong. Marked Beverly Bag, Made in Republic of Ireland.
Red Crocodile Bag with Tassel Detail, 1930sPrice: £85
This is a wonderful bag made of red crocodile in a barrel shape with two main compartments and tassels on each side. Lined in suede.
Art Deco Green Crocodile Bag 1930sPrice: £150
This is a rare example of Art Deco . This bag is in green crocodile lined in taffeta with leather compartment. Marked Made in England.
Black Crocodile Handbag in Oval Shape, 1940sPrice: £180
This is a very unusual large bag made from black crocodile in an oval shape, with original handle that has been restored. Lined in leather.
Lucille de Paris blond crocodile bag 1940sPrice: £250
This is a wonderful Lucille de Paris in a very well known design with the front pocket, made from blond crocodile and lined in leather, original handle has been professionally restored
Dofan, Paris crocodile skin bag 1960sPrice: £50
This is a beautiful medium sized bag with one main compartment and gold hardware by Dofan Paris
Large patent crocodile handbag, Dofan France 1950sPrice: £150
This is a stunning bag in glossy crocodile skin, with a simple gold tone closure in an unusual square design, lined in leather
Red ponyskin bag with ostrich accent by Viveda London, 2009Price: £250
This is a beautiful bag in a bright red colour with black ostrich skin trim, lined in fabric. Viveda was a handbag designer that made a small run of these bags in this unique shape. This designer does not seem to have continued although these bags are gorgeous. There are two tabs that are magnetic closures.
Black patent crocodile bag 1950sPrice: £75
This is a bag made from very glossy crododile skin with leather, with is in an expandable concertina shape and simple gold tone closure, a very sturdy well made bag
Stunning patent crocodile bag, Germany 1960sPrice: £150
This is a very beautiful bag that is made from very fine crocodile, lined in smooth leather, Marked as authentic croc, Made in Germany
Unusual large evening minaudiere by Volupte USA 1950sPrice: £25
This a very unique large minaudiere by American designer Volupte. It contains powder, lipstick and with a part that would have been for cigarettes. It has a female figure with paste stones in an Art Deco design with gold colour waves below. It has some powder and the original lipstick in red. With black taffeta cover so can be carried as a wrist bag.
Stunning Italian vintage clutch bag 1950sPrice: £30
This is a beautiful bag. It is Italian and has a very detailed gold foil Florentine design on the leather on both sides and on the handle. It is mainly a clutch but there is a small handle. It is lined in very fine lambskin and has the owners initials stencilled in gold. Also has a small mirror inside. It is unusual to find these in such great condition. The snap closure is very strong which is quite a plus with vintage bags.
2 miniature collections of Jean Paul Gaultier perfumes, 1980sPrice: £120
This is a lot of two boxes containing miniature bottles of Gaultier perfumes with fun accompaniments. These are quite collectible now and are not found often in such excellent condition.
Pygmalion powder compact 1950sPrice: £45
This is beautiful spherical powder compact by Pygmalion in the 1950s.. This is engraved metal with a fitted interior that includes a mirror and powder puff and screen. Also includes original pouch.
Charming Novelty handbag, Thailand 1950sPrice: £35
This is a very unusual and large bag constructed in the shape of a house with a central courtyard or balcony. It is made of raffia and is embroidered with a floral motif. It also has working windows. This would have been a souvenir. It has a double closure and appears to have not been used. The handle seems sturdy..